Archive for Thursday, December 28, 2006

UMW hosting blood drive

December 28, 2006

The Eudora United Methodist Women will have a community blood drive from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Friday at Salem Chapel, 718 Church St.

All donations through the Community Blood Center benefit local hospital patients. The center must collect at least 580 pints of blood every day to meet the needs in the area.

Donors are asked to eat well and drink plenty of fluids prior to donating. In addition, they are asked to bring identification like a Community Blood Center donor card or driver's license.

Donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh 110 pounds, and be in good health.

Donors will receive a T-shirt while they last.

For more information or to make an appointment, call Elva Kindred at 542-2560 or visit the Web site at www.esavealifenow.org. Use sponsor code eudoramethodist.

Walk-ins are also welcome.

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