The annual Wichita, Sedgwick County Battle of the Badges blood drive is back and it’s your chance to be a blood donor. The Battle of the Badges runs now through Jan. 2. The Battle of the Badges is a friendly competition between law enforcement officers, firefighters and EMS from the City of Wichita and Sedgwick County to see who can recruit the most blood and platelet donors. It is an annual event to help bolster the blood supply in the Central Plains Region during the holiday season when donations historically decline blood drive is a friendly competition between the Wichita Fire Department Wichita Police Department and Wichita EMS. Blood donations are needed more than ever. Please consider participating if you can. This is also a fun way to give back and show support for our local heroes who protect us, keep us safe and provide aide when we need it. When you donate blood you are able to indicate which team you would like to support. The friendly competition aims to encourage the community to rally!

For more information or to make your appointment today please visit Wichita Sedgwick County Battle of the Badges on Facebook.