Mark Your Calendars: Wayne County 4H Fair Blood Drive-Give So Someone Can Live

By KPass | Featured

Jun 07

Wayne County 4-H Fair Blood Drive
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
05:00PM-09:00PM
Kuhlman Center
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Give So Someone Can Live At The 4H Fair, 2011

Eligibility


Most people are eligible to donate. There are very few causes for deferral and very few medications that are not acceptable. Donors cannot be taking antibiotics for infection. Cancer patients must be one year cancer free. Heart patients must be 6 months symptom free. Diabetics can donate. It is recommended that donors have a light snack before donating DO NOT FAST – feel free to have some of our juice and cookies. Be sure to bring your picture ID!

Not sure if you are eligible to donate? Email Steve Dieringer.
The entire process of donating takes less than an hour. A cholesterol, blood pressure, blood type, and iron check are included in your donation.
Indiana Blood Center is charged with collecting 550 units every day to be able to supply over 60 Indiana hospitals. Your donation will save up to 3 lives. Every drop counts!

More questions? Feel free to contact Kristine Pierce(krisking@indianablood.org).

About the Author

Karole Passmore is a freelance writer who enjoys writing articles and short stories, interviewing local people, and researching non-fiction subject matter– preferably historical. Graduate of RHS, Ivy Tech Richmond, and Earlham College– with a major in History, Karole has spent most of her life in Wayne County and enjoys the quaint atmosphere of a small town.