St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church to host Community Blood Drive Wednesday, February 27

O Fallon, IL – St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church and St. Clare School will host a community blood drive from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 27 at 1411 Cross St., inside Fellowship Hall.

To donate, please contact the office at (618) 632-3562 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 10841 to locate the drive.

Please join us to help earn the LifeSavings grant and keep families whole in our community!

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 1/3/18 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 St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and Touchette Regional Hospital.