The Ottumwa Courier

October 10, 2013

Floris Baptist hosting blood drive

Ottumwa Courier

---- — FLORIS — The Floris Baptist Church will be hosting a community blood drive from 3-6:30 p.m. Oct. 28 inside the fellowship hall at 502 S. Allen St.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Sept. 2 are eligible to donate. To schedule an appointment, call Pastor Gordon Hawkins at 641-459-3840 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.