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COMMUNITY HOSPICE & HOSPICE OF SAN JOAQUIN Truckin' for Hospice invites bikers, car enthusiasts, and truckers to "rev up" to raise funds for Community Hospice and Hospice of San Joaquin on July 21. Presented by the California Trucking Association, this 11th annual motorcycle/car rally features two starting points, one in Turlock and one in Stockton, and travels through the Mother Lode with unique stops along the 135-mile ride complete with refreshments, poker hands and a chance to win prizes. It concludes with a barbecue, music, and raffle drawing in Modesto. Per person rider fee is $30 preregistration or $35 after July 16, and can be purchased online at www.truckinforhospice.org. Fee includes a T-shirt, run pin, poker hand, food and drink. Volunteers 16 and older are needed to assist with event cleanup at 2:30 p.m. Individuals and businesses are also invited to become a sponsor for this event, with a variety of sponsorship levels available.
DELTA BLOOD BANK The annual Dia De Donar Sangre (Donor Day) will take place Aug. 17 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Modesto and Stockton. The public is invited to this special drive to make a positive impact in the community. By working together, we can potentially save over 500 lives in just one day by donating blood. Adult volunteers who are bilingual in Spanish and English are needed to assist the staff with translation services from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. People-friendly volunteers age 16 and up also are needed to greet, direct and serve refreshments to donors at this special event between6 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Flexible four-hour volunteer shifts are available for both positions.