Brandon Valley High School and Community Blood Bank will join forces to help save lives in the community by hosting a community blood drive on Wednesday, October 24 and Thursday, October 25 from 8:00 am to 11:00 am & 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm (both days). Your donation will save the lives of patients throughout the local area and keep supplies at healthy levels as we move into the late fall.
“The hope is to keep up supplies to help support patients in need throughout the month of November, ” states Ken Versteeg, Executive Director, Community Blood Bank. “We are extremely grateful for the amazing support provided by the students and faculty of Brandon Valley High School. Please consider join us to make an impact in the community and patients in need at our local hospitals.”
Donors must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with a signed parent consent form), weigh 110 lbs or more and be in good general health. It is recommended that a person eat and drink plenty of fluids prior to donating blood. Please bring an ID with you at the time of donation. For more information log onto www.cbblifeblood.org, call Community Blood Bank at 1-877-877-3070 or call Avera Tyler Laboratory 507-247-2213.
Community Blood Bank is not affiliated with other blood bank organizations and takes pride in being a self-sufficient organization, thanks to the generosity of our local blood donors.