SIOUX CITY, IA – A trio of northeast Nebraska communities will be hosting upcoming blood drives in early October.
According to a release from LifeServe Blood Center, community members are being asked to book an appointment to give blood at an area blood drive.
The communities of Bancroft-Rosalie, Randolph and Wynot will be hosting these blood drives.
To help ensure the safety of blood donors and team members during this COVID-19 pandemic, LifeServe is enforcing several precautionary measures. Appointments are required. Donors who do not have an appointment will not be able to give blood. Blood donors should pre-screen themselves for fever prior to appointments. Only donors with temperatures under 99.5 will be allowed to donate. Blood donors are required to wear a mask for the duration of their appointment. Donors who do not have masks will be provided with one.
Bancroft-Rosalie High School and Community Blood Drive: Monday, October 5 from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. (708 Main Street in Bancroft).
Randolph Community Blood Drive: Tuesday, October 13 from 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Randolph City Auditorium (119 North Main Street).
Wynot High School and Community Blood Drive: Tuesday, October 13 from until 7:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Wynot Public School (709 St. James Ave.)
Appointments are required. Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800-287-4903.
LifeServe Blood Center is a non-profit, community-based blood center that has served the needs of local hospitals and patients in their regions 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.