Coffee Memorial Blood Center holding scholarship sweepstakes for blood donors

Coffee Memorial Blood Center holding scholarship sweepstakes for blood donors

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Coffee Memorial Blood Center is offering college scholarships to two lucky blood donors.

The organization will enter anyone who donates blood at the STMM Blood Drive on Tuesday, May 22 into a sweepstakes for one $2500 scholarship and one $1500 scholarship.

The scholarships can be used toward payment at any college.

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Entrants can also invite friends and family to donate in their name to gain more entries into the contest.

Donors can stop by the Coffee Memorial Blood Center at 7500 Wallace Blvd. in Amarillo between 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Appointments to donate can be scheduled at the blood center's website or over the phone at (806) 331-8833.

The winner will be announced at the close of business on Tuesday.

Applicants must be scheduled to attend classes for the Fall 2018 semester to be eligible for entry.

According to Coffee Memorial, the sweepstakes was made possible by sponsorship from South Texas Money Management.

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