Civic club sponsoring blood drive at the Tonganoxie VFW
The Tonganoxie Civic Club is sponsoring a blood drive, which will be held from 2-7 p.m. Friday, July 17, at VFW Hall, 901 E. First St., in Tonganoxie.
To make an appointment, go online at esavealifenow.org and use this sponsor code: tonganoxie. Interested donors may also contact Richard Dean at (913) 845-2164.
Community Blood Center is conducting the blood drive.
According to the CBC, just one donation can help as many as two local hospital patients, and it must collect at least 580 pints of blood every day to meet the needs of the area.