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Lockridge Fire and Rescue, St. Mary Catholic Church hosting blood drives

Lockridge Fire and Rescue


LOCKRIDGE -- Lockridge Fire and Rescue will host a community blood drive from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lockridge Senior Center.


Donors who last gave blood on or before April 24 are eligible to give at this drive.


For appointments to donate, contact Marcia Wesley at 319-931-2080 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5045 to locate the drive.


Jefferson County AM


Jefferson County AM will host a community blood drive from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday in the Jefferson County Health Center conference room; use the McCreery Cancer Center entrance.


Donors who last gave blood on or before April 27 are eligible to give at this drive.


For appointments to donate, contact the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-452-1097 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5031 to locate the drive.


St. Mary Church


St. Mary Roman Catholic Church will host a community blood drive from 2:30- 6:30 p.m. June 25 in its parish hall.


Donors who last gave blood on or before April 30 are eligible to give at this drive.


For appointments to donate, contact Marianne McGregor at 469-3241 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5351 to locate the drive.


 


Information


Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required to donate. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure can be accepted as eligible donors. For information, call the blood center at 800-747-5401.


Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. It is the exclusive provider to Jefferson County Health Center.