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August Bloodbank Visit Helps Fairbury Earn Hometown Heroes Funds

The August visit of the Nebraska Community Bloodbank will help Fairbury earn Hometown Heroes Funds. The Hometown Heroes campaign is held each summer by Nebraska Community Bloodbank to encourage community blood drives at a time when the need for blood donors is great. Blood drive sponsors that meet collection goals can earn up to $1,500 for funding projects within their community. Fairbury’s funds to go to fire and rescue services.

The next blood drive will be held on Monday, Aug. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Nebraska Community Bloodbank bloodmobile in the JCHC parking lot (on the H street side of the building.).

To make an appointment, call Jean Smith at JCHC at (402) 729-6851, the Nebraska Community Bloodbank at 1-877-486-9414 or visit and use sponsor code JCHC.

Nebraska Community Bloodbank is the blood supplier for Jefferson Community Health Center, and other facilities in six counties throughout southeast Nebraska.


About Nebraska Community Blood Bank

Since 1968 Nebraska Community Blood Bank has been committed to connecting people and saving lives. Nebraska Community Blood Bank supplies lifesaving blood to healthcare facilities in six counties throughout eastern Nebraska. For more information, call 1-877-486-9414 or visit