Gerdau will host a community blood drive on Tuesday, May 28 from 6 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. in the Gerdau Parking Lot, 1500 W. Third Street, inside the MVRBC Donor Bus. To donate, please contact Lynda Verhelst at 563-732-4565 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 491 to locate the drive.
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, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401. Donors who last gave blood on or before April 2 are eligible to give at this drive.