EDITOR’S NOTE: This article has been updated to reflect the accurate dates of the promotion.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Houchin Community Blood Bank is set to host its Annual Thanksgiving Mystery Box Promotion starting next week.

During the promotion, every successful donor can open a Mystery Box, which will contain a gift card with a value between $10 and $500.

Promotion organizers say, that since the start of the event in 2021 the community has “eagerly” participated.

The promotion starts Monday, Nov. 20 and ends Saturday, Nov. 25.

During the Thanksgiving holiday week, the blood bank will be open at its regular hours on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. On Wednesday the blood bank will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and closed on Thursday.

Donors are encouraged to schedule their donation appointments at the Houchin Community Blood Bank website or call us at 661-323-4222.

Check back for details on the mobile donor center.