A total of 57 donors registered for the Nov.5 Centerville Community Blood Drive. There were 26 whole blood procedures and six double red procedures for a total of 32 procedures.
A special thanks to Rose Cunningham and the Hospital Auxiliary and Chapter AS T.T.T, for helping organize and sponsor this blood drive. Committed volunteers are key to maintaining the blood supply in our local community.
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 87 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 www.lifeserveblood-center.org.
Registering donors were Rose Cunningham and Sally Donald and canteen workers were Greta Ogden, Marge Myers, Irene Arbogast and Rose Knight. Doris LaPaglia and Rose Cunningham furnished the sandwiches. Callers were Irene Arbogast and Rose Cunningham. Advertising was by KCOG, Iowegian, Community 1st Credit Union, Larry Bettis and Rose Cunningham.
Donors were Lloyd Johnston, Jim Burns, Jeffrey Willier, Robert Gray, Rich Turner, Mae Keel, Jessica Coatney, Barb Smith, Bobbi Faris, Tammy Davis, Cindy Jackson, Francis Thom, Maggie Seddon, Fred Lavely, James Shirley, Dan Barnhouse, Morris Kruzich, Ronald Deal, Randy Dwight, John Thomas, Mary Thomas, Dennis Peters, David Johnson, Valerie Printy, Jamie Conger, Jody McDanel, Peggy Sales, Joyce Wright, Sally Donald, Trent Mobley, Megan Mobley, Dale Thomas,Rodale Cossolotto, Mark Sales, Deborah Dells, Bill Brown, Pat Brown, Sonya Fry, Tyler Havard, Jerry Keller, Rodney Witt, Jeramy Collis, William McClintock, Richard Roos, Skyler Lawson, Janice Wright, Jennifer Salstrand, Kristen Sheston, Richard Wakefield, Logan Jellison,Garrett Buban, Jeremy Stufflebeam, Amy Sheston and Jeff Thomas.