The Ottumwa Courier

September 12, 2013

Lions Club to host blood drive


Ottumwa Courier

---- — BLAKESBURG — The Blakesburg Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 2-6:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Blakesburg Community Center, 109 Cass St.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Aug. 1 are eligible to donate. To schedule an appointment, call Phil Cormeny at 641-799-2315 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org.

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.