By Susan A. Neufeld
Crestline, CA – Goodwin’s Market, in conjunction with LifeStream, will host a blood drive and bone marrow screening on Monday, August 21, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the parking lot of Goodwin’s, located at 24089 Lake Gregory Drive, Crestline, CA.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO DONATE BLOOD
Individuals who are at least 15 years of age can donate blood. All prospective donors must be free of infections or illness, weigh at least 110 pounds and not be at risk for AIDS or hepatitis.
Donors are encouraged to drink plenty of fluids prior to the donation process, and to bring along photo identification.
PARENTAL CONSENT NECESSARY FOR THOSE 15 -16 YEARS.
Those between the ages of 15 – 16 must provide parental consent.
Parental consent forms are available at any donor center, community blood, or on line at LifeStream.
RECEIVE DONOR POINTS FOR ONLINE PURCHASES
Donors receive free cholesterol screening and Gift of Life Donor Loyalty points that may be redeemed in the online donor store at: http://www.LStream.org
Those aged 18-44 may register for Be The Match bone marrow screening at all donor locations, free of charge.
Donating blood takes only an hour, yet gives someone the possibility of enjoying years of life.
Additional information may be obtained at: http://www.LStream.org