The Ottumwa Courier

November 15, 2013

Community 1st blood drive set


Ottumwa Courier

---- — OTTUMWA — Community 1st Credit Union, Pennsylvania Avenue branch, will be hosting a community blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 29 inside the MVRBC Donor Bus at 739 Pennsylvania Ave.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Oct. 4 are eligible to donate. To schedule an appointment, call Wes Krenz at 641-683-6487.

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.