Community Blood Drive in Washington on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the United Presbyterian Church
The Optimist Club of Washington will host a Community Blood Drive on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 1:30 to 6:30 PM. Appointments are available from 2 to 6:30 PM by calling Don Pfeiffer at 319-653-4912 or texting 319-461-9939 before Oct. 8.
Donors can also walk in after 2:30 for best time efficiency. Hydrate yourself during the day
Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old with a parental permission form, available through www.bloodcenter.org also can donate. Donors must weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required. Eat within three hours of donating or visit the refreshment table to have something to eat.
For questions about eligibility, call the blood center at 800-747-5401.