The Ottumwa Courier

February 12, 2014

Community 1st to host blood drive

Ottumwa Courier

---- — BLOOMFIELD — Community 1st Credit Union, Bloomfield, will be hosting a community blood drive from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 28 in the lobby, 301 E. Franklin.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Jan. 3 are eligible to donate. To schedule an appointment, call 800-452-1097 or visit

Donors must be at least 16 years old, be in good health and weigh at least 110 pounds. A blood donor card or other photo ID is required to donate. Sixteen-year-old donors must present a signed parental consent form each time they donate until reaching 17 years of age. Consent forms are available at

Donors with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure are eligible to donate.