Donate blood through Dec. 17 to be entered in drawing for 2 Dallas Cowboys tickets

Anyone making a blood donation to United Blood Services through Dec. 17 will be entered into a drawing for two tickets to the Dallas Cowboys versus the Detroit Lions game. Donations can be made at a mobile drive or at the UBS donation center, 2020 W. Beauregard Ave.

A mobile drive will be held at ICON Cinema, 2020 N. Bryant Blvd., from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 9. Donors will receive a Star Wars Force Awakens T-shirt, an ICON gift card for free admission and large popcorn, an entry into a drawing for four passes to see “Rogue One A Star Wars Story” and an entry for the football tickets.

Other mobile drives will be held at the following locations:

Dec. 10 – St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rowena, 3:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Dec. 12 – Ballinger Memorial Hospital, 12:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Dec. 14 – Johnson Street Church of Christ, 2200 Johnson St., 4:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 15-16 – Shannon Medical Center, 120 E. Harris Ave., 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Donors at Shannon have a choice between two movie passes, a $10 Shamrock Station gift certificate or a $10 gift shop certificate.

Appointments are strongly encouraged.

For more information, call 877-827-4376.