The Ottumwa Courier

October 7, 2013

Fremont Lions to host blood drive

Ottumwa Courier

---- — BATAVIA — The Batavia community will be hosting a community blood drive from 3-6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Senior Center, 1006 Third St.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Aug. 27 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.