Mineola bank hosts blood drive


City National Bank in Mineola is hosting a blood drive Thursday, March 26 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 200 N. Pacific St.

The Carter BloodCare bloodmobile will be on hand. Everyone who donates will receive a t-shirt, a Chick-fil-A gift card and a roll of toilet paper.

A full questionnaire will be required as well as a health check prior to donating.

With the restrictions in place during the coronavirus pandemic, the need for blood is critical. Blood donation has been deemed an essential service.