The Ottumwa Courier

December 22, 2013

Lions Club blood drive Jan. 8


Ottumwa Courier

---- — BLAKESBURG — Blakesburg Lion Club will host a community blood drive from 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 109 Cass St., inside the Blakesburg Community Center.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Nov. 13 are eligible to donate. To schedule an appointment, call Phil Cormeny at 641-799-2315.

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 www.bloodcenter.org.

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