WAYNE – A series of early September community blood drives along with a high school blood drive in being scheduled in the coming weeks.
According to a release from LifeServe Blood Center, eligible blood donors are being requested to give blood at upcoming community blood drives across the state.
Blood is a vital part of treatment for countless illnesses and injuries afflicting local hospital patients in Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota.
Area communities of Wakefield, Allen and Pender will be hosting these blood drives in the month of September.
Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800-287-4903.
Wednesday, September 8: Wakefield Community Blood Drive from 2 – 6 p.m. at Christian Church of Wakefield (303 Johnson St.)
Thursday, September 9: Allen Community Blood Drive from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Legion Hall (104 2nd St.)
Tuesday, September 14: Pender High School and Community Blood Drive from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the Pender Community Center (614 Main St., Suite 3)
LifeServe Blood Center is a non-profit, community-based blood center that has served the needs of local hospitals and patients in their region since 1963. As one of the 15 largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe Blood Center is the sole provider of blood and blood products to more than 120 hospitals located across Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota. LifeServe is committed to saving lives by providing premier service to volunteer blood donors and access to a safe, quality blood supply for hospitals and patients. Your donation with LifeServe will help save your neighbor, a friend or family member or a stranger on the street.