In celebration of Emily Koesters’ 15th birthday, the Little Giants Foundation will honor her with a blood drive for the Nebraska Community Blood Bank. The drive runs Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Gretna Village Square at Highway 6 and Gruenther Road.

All participants will receive a free T-shirt and be entered to win a family four-pack to the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo.

To schedule a donation, visit and search “Gretna” or call 402-486-9414.

Commenting is limited to Omaha World-Herald subscribers. To sign up, click here.

If you're already a subscriber and need to activate your access or log in, click here.