Red Cross blood drive held Jan. 10

MENDOTA – The American Red Cross held a blood drive on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at the Mendota Moose Family Center. There were 64 good units collected. There were 48 whole blood and 16 double red cell donations. Your time and donation are greatly appreciated.

Volunteers for the day were Paddy Schwemlein, Margy Frey, Sandy Schroeder, Lori Simonton, Peg Mathesius-Cerveny, Kathi Stamberger and Kathy Pierce. Mendota Subway once again donated sandwiches for the luncheon and Black Bros. Co. also sponsored egg salad sandwiches, BBQ, and chips for the drive.  Desserts were furnished by Paddy Schwemlein, Margy Frey, Kathi Stamberger, Marlene Simonton, Leann O’Brien and Lori Simonton.

The next bloodmobile will be held on Tuesday, March 7 at the Mendota Moose Family Center. If you would like to make an appointment or have questions, please call Lori at 815-866-3582

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