Rep. Keicher, Kishwaukee Family YMCA partner to host upcoming Blood Drive; appointments available now

State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, and the Kishwaukee Family YMCA are hosting a blood drive in partnership with Versiti from 1:30pm – 5:30pm on Wednesday, June 1 in the Multi-Purpose Room of the YMCA located at 2500 W. Bethany Road.

Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. To make an appointment, please call 800-786-4483 or contact Jesse at Appointments can also be made online at:

According to Versiti, every blood donation impacts and saves up to three lives. Photo ID is required to donate.

Blood donors will receive a portable Bluetooth speaker, while supplies last. Local residents interested in giving blood on June 1 are encouraged to make an appointment soon, as space is limited. Time slots for appointments will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

For questions or more information, please call Representative Keicher’s district office at (815) 748-3494.