HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) – Leaders with the Hattiesburg Police Fire Training Academy announced they’re hosting a blood drive Wednesday, July 13.

Vitalant’s bloodmobile will set up outside the academy from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Participating donors who help end the blood shortage will receive a $5 prepaid gift card. They will also be entered to win one of three $3,000 prepaid gift cards.

To make an appointment, go to donors.vitalant.org and use blood drive code: HPFTA.