Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin officials are asking area residents to help with a summertime shortage by donating blood at Tomah Memorial Hospital July 26 from noon – 6 p.m.

Donors can schedule an appointment online at www.tomahhospital.org<http://www.tomahhospital.org>.

As an extra incentive, participants will receive a certificate for admission to the Monroe County Fair scheduled July 24-28 at Recreation Park, Tomah.