Life

Two blood drives planned

Parkview Care Center


Parkview Care Center will host a community blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to noon May 23 inside The Oaks Lounge.


Donors who last gave blood on or before March 28 are eligible to give at this drive. All presenting donors will receive a voucher to redeem for a Give to Live T-shirt.


For appointments to donate, contact Cathi Coley at 472-5022 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5399 to locate the drive.


Birmingham Lions Club


BIRMINGHAM ? Birmingham Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 3-6:30 p.m. May 24 at the Birmingham Lions Building.


Donors who last gave blood on or before March 29 are eligible to give at this drive. All presenting donors receive a voucher to redeem for a Give to Live T-shirt.


For an appointment to donate, contact Harry Anderson at 319-498-4201 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5006 to locate the drive.


Donor eligibility


Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old with a completed parental permission form can donate. The form is available through www.bloodcenter.org. A donor must weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required. For information about eligibility, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.