The Day of Caring is taking place today at the Lima Allen County Chapter of the American Red Cross.

Shannon O'Neill from the

United Way
commented on the importance of local blood drives.

1150 WIMA's Mike Miller was live on location this morning.

The blood drive lasts until 6-30pm at the Red Cross Chapter House.

The sponsors are Clear Channel Lima- The United Way of Greater Lima- the Tom Ahl Dealerships- and Kewpee Hamburgers.