DES MOINES, Iowa LifeServe Blood Center needs to collect approximately 150,000 units of blood annually in order to meet the needs of local hospital patients. In order to do this, more than 3,000 volunteer blood donors are needed on a weekly basis to make life-saving donations. While the demand for blood generally remains the same from week to week, the number of blood donors can vary significantly during various times of the year. Blood donors are encouraged to make blood donations as frequently as possible to guarantee blood is available to hospital patients when it is needed.
Please plan to make a blood donation at any of the following blood drive(s):
Dike and New Hartford Communities Blood Drive, Wednesday, March 14, 2012 from 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM at the Dike Community Building, 540 Main Street.
Grundy Center Community Blood Drive, Thursday, March 15, 2012 from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM at the Grundy Center Community Center, 705 F Avenue.
Sign up to save a life today! Schedule a blood donation appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903.