Boy Scout Troop 282 and Bella Vista Church are joining together to host a Blood Drive on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Currently there is a critical need for O+ and O- blood per Michigan Blood. During the holiday season, the need for blood increases at all area hospitals each year. Appointments can be made by calling Michigan Blood at 1-866-642-5663 or online at www.miblood.org. Walk-in donors are also welcome and encouraged. Bella Vista Church is located at 5100 Belding Road, Rockford.