– Pipestone County Sheriff’s Office, EMS and Fire Department will compete to see who can recruit the most blood donors for the community’s blood supply in the “Heroes Behind the Badges” community blood drive. All who donate will receive a free lunch and a commemorative All American Blood Donor t-shirt.
The friendly competition between the departments will support the summer blood supply for PCMC. The blood drive will be held on Wednesday, August 14 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm at Pipestone County Medical Center (with registration located inside the hospital lobby area). The public is encouraged to come in, donate blood and designate their donation to the department of their choice. The department credited with the most blood donations will receive a trophy and bragging rights for a year.