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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — BloodCenter of Wisconsin is thanking blood donors who help to save the day during a time of increased need. This summer has been particularly difficult for blood donations. So as a small token of appreciation for their life-saving gift, BloodCenter invites blood donors to enjoy complimentary admission to the Wisconsin State Fair.

Each Wednesday from now through August 7, anyone who gives blood in one of BloodCenter’s donor centers will receive a ticket to the Wisconsin State Fair, while supplies last. The ticket can be used on any day, at any time during the State Fair. Participating donor center locations include:

  • Brown Deer, 5960 W. Brown Deer Rd.
  • Greenfield, 7210 W. Edgerton Ave.
  • Kenosha, 8064 39th Ave.
  • Milwaukee, 638 N 18th St.
  • Racine, 1120 S. Sunnyslope Rd.
  • Sheboygan, 1018 S. Taylor Dr.
  • Waukesha, 2111 Springdale Rd.
  • Wauwatosa, 8733 Watertown Plank Rd.
  • West Bend, 130 Valley Ave.

Donors can schedule an appointment by calling 1-877-BE-A-HERO (1-877-232-4376), visiting or on their mobile device.

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