Stone Bank is sponsoring a blood drive on Tuesday, February 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Arkansas Blood Institute’s mobile unit to be parked at the bank at 802 E. Main St. in Mountain View. The drive is being conducted to supply needed blood supplies to area healthcare providers.
Donors may schedule their appointment by signing up online at www.arkbi.org clicking on “Find a Blood Drive” and entering the Mountain View zip code 72560. They may also contact Melissa Sutton, at 870-819-4743. Walk-ins are also welcome. Donors will receive a free “Save the Humans” t-shirt, one free admission to the Museum of Discovery and a free bundtlet coupon from Nothing Bundt Cakes.
To donate blood, 16-year-olds must weigh at least 125 pounds and provide signed parental permission; 17-year-olds must weigh at least 125 pounds; 18+-year-olds must weigh at least 110 pounds. Masks are required for all donors and will be provided if necessary. Photo ID must be presented.