The Palace of Auburn Hills will team up with the American Red Cross to sponsor its annual “Heroes” blood drive from 7 a.m.-6:45 p.m. Sept. 11. Blood types O negative, A negative and B negative are especially needed, but all types are welcome. Donors could win a trip on the Detroit Pistons plane to Treetops Resort in Gaylord for 18 holes of golf for two or autographed sports memorabilia.
Candidates must be in good health, 17 years or older (16 with parent’s permission), and weigh at least 110 pounds. Advance registration recommended. The blood drive will be in The Palace’s North Pavilion, 6 Championship Drive. Call (800) 733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.