[Masthead] Fog/Mist ~ 29°F  
High: 28°F ~ Low: 5°F
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Give a life-saving blood donation this Christmas

Monday, December 20, 2010

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season brings joy and happiness to the lives of many people.

During this festive time, please remember that your precious gift of a life-saving blood donation is still needed in your community. Generous volunteer blood donors are needed now to make sure there is an adequate supply of blood through the holiday season

Please plan to donate blood at any of the following blood drive(s): * Cherokee Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, Dec. 28, from noon to 6 p.m. at the Cherokee Community Center, 530 W. Bluff.

* Marcus Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, Jan. 4, from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Holy Name Church, 100 S Elm Street.

Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at www.siouxlandbloodbank.org or call 800.287.4903. Siouxland Community Blood Bank joined operations with The Blood Center of Iowa in April, 2010 to become LifeServe Blood Center. As one of the 15th largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe Blood Center provides blood and blood products to more than 90 hospitals located across Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.

LifeServe is committed to providing premier service to volunteer blood donors and access to a safe, quality blood supply for hospitals and patients. Eligible blood donors must be at least 16 years old, should weigh at least 110 pounds and should be in general good health.For more information about blood donation or to schedule an appointment to donate blood, call 800.798.4208 or visit www.siouxlandbloodbank.org.



Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration. If you already have an account on this site, enter your username and password below. Otherwise, click here to register.

Username:

Password:  (Forgot your password?)

Your comments:
Please be respectful of others and try to stay on topic.