Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

December 12, 2012

Give the gift of life, donate blood

Daily Iowegian

DES MOINES — Hospital patients in need of blood and blood products rely on volunteer blood donors to give a little of themselves in order to help save the life of another.  You can make a difference in your community and give the ultimate gift this holiday season by donating blood.  Schedule your appointment today to ensure there is an adequate blood supply during the holiday season.

Plan to give your lifesaving gift at the following blood drive.

 •Moulton Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, Dec. 26 from 3-6:30 p.m. at Moulton Community, 108 Main St.

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at or call (800) 287-4903.

The Blood Center of Iowa joined operations with Siouxland Community Blood Bank in April, 2010 to become LifeServe Blood Center. As one of the 15th largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe Blood Center provides blood and blood products to more than 90 hospitals located across Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota. LifeServe is committed to providing premier service to volunteer blood donors and access to a safe, quality blood supply for hospitals and patients. Eligible blood donors must be at least 16 years old, should weigh at least 120 pounds and should be in general good health. For more information about blood donation or to schedule an appointment to donate blood, call (800) 287-4903 or visit