You can make a difference in a life this holiday season by rolling up your sleeve and donating blood! Pay it forward to a family in their critical time of need now through Jan. 4, and redeem your donation points for a limited-edition Pay It Forward T-shirt at the LifeServe Online Store.

Your life-saving donation is critical to ensuring the right blood product is available for the right patient the moment they need it. Please plan to give your life-saving gift at any of the following blood drives:

• Collins and Maxwell Communities Blood Drive, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 3-6 p.m., Collins Community Center, 219 Main St.

• Slater and Sheldahl Communities Blood Drive, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2:30-6:30 p.m., Slater United Methodist Church, 401 Story St.

Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at or call 800-287-4903.