Walford Community Blood Drive

  • Details

  • 1/16/18
  • 3:30 - 6 p.m.
  • Free
  • Ages 16+
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Event Description

Walford Community to host Blood Drive Tuesday, January 16

Walford, IA - Walford Community will host a blood drive from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm on Tuesday, January 16 at 120 Fifth St N., inside City Hall.

What: Walford Community Blood Drive

When: Tuesday, January 16, 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Where: City Hall, 120 Fifth St N., Walford, IA

Appointments: To donate, please contact MVRBC Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at (314) 291-4741 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 2364 to locate the drive.

Donor Eligibility Criteria: Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo I.D. is required to donate.  For questions about eligibility, please call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at (800)747-5401. Donors who last gave blood on or before 11/21/17 are eligible to give at this drive.

About Blood Donation: Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour.  Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as eligible donors.

ABOUT MVRBC: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin.  In your area, MVRBC is the exclusive provider to Compass Memorial Healthcare, Mercy Cedar Rapids, UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital.