On Monday, Oct. 24, the Kaufherr Members Resource Center will host the 12th annual SAG-AFTRA Chicago Blood Drive. The drive is open to SAG-AFTRA and AEA members, agents, family and friends. It's a fun day with lots of surprises, treats and more.
You must be 17 years old or older and weigh at least 110 pounds to donate blood. There is no upper age limit and most medications do not disqualify you from donating. Other restrictions may apply. If you have questions, please call the LifeSource Medical Help Desk at (877) 543-3768 or visit the website.
When: Noon – 6:00 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24
Where: Kauffher Members Resources Center (KMRC)
1 E. Erie, Suite 660
Chicago, IL 60611
Register: Please contact Kathy Byrne at (312) 867-5508 or email firstname.lastname@example.org register for blood donation and/or flu shots.
The KMRC will be closed to other uses on Monday, Oct. 24.
Everyone who donates blood will receive a $100 off a headshot session/package for one of the following photographers, or other giveaways:
Joshua Albanese – www.joshuaalbanese.com
Aaron Gang - www.aarongang.com
Mike Sansone - www.mikesansonephotography.com
Free Flu Shots
Again this year, thanks to The Actors Fund, the event also includes free seasonal flu shots. Shots will be available from Noon - 2 p.m. on a first-come, first-shot basis.
Park at 10 East Ontario. Enter on the north side of Ontario between Wabash and State, and then take a ticket. When you sign in, you may purchase a four-hour ticket for $13 cash, $14 Visa, MasterCard or American Express payment. You will need both tickets to exit the parking structure.
Note: The FDA imposes a number of donor registration restrictions. These restrictions, followed by LifeSource, are solely the responsibility of the FDA and are not endorsed by SAG-AFTRA.
The products and services noted herein are provided as an informational service to SAG-AFTRA members and are administered by entities independent of SAG-AFTRA. Any questions must be handled by the provider. This information is not intended to serve as an endorsement by the union nor is any warranty or guarantee implied.