United Blood Services is holding their annual 'Race Against the Clock' Blood Drive Friday July 14, and it's your opportunity to win fantastic prizes and be a Blood Hero at the same time!

Marketing and Communications Director Mitzi Breaux stopped by to let us know all about this annual event, and how important it is to our community. You can donate blood on Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. at 1503 Bertrand Drive in Lafayette. You can make an appointment in advance by calling 337-235-LIFE (5433) or at www.bloodhero.com