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Saturday’s Blood Drive at Farmers’ Market a Success

July 30, 2013
Saturday’s Blood Drive at Farmers’ Market a Success

  07/31/13 Melissa Newton, South Bend Medical Foundation Donor Recruitment Specialist sent a big thank you to Mayor Mark Senter and his administrative assistant, Laura Mann for hosting this past weekend’s blood drive. The blood drive at the Farmers’ Market on Saturday was a success.   The total numbers of successful units of blood collected...
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Donate Blood at Saturday’s Farmers’ Market

May 28, 2013
Donate Blood at Saturday’s Farmers’ Market

    05/29/13  Earn your badge of Honor and donate blood.  The Mayor of Plymouth will hold a Blood Drive on Saturday, June 1st from 8 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.  The Blood Drive will be held at the Plymouth Farmer’s Market located at Garro and River Street in Plymouth.  To make an appointment online...
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Need for blood doesn’t end when summer vacation begins

May 17, 2013
Need for blood doesn’t end when summer vacation begins

    05/20/13 With summer around the corner, and the end of the school year in sight, new and eligible blood donors are urged to help strengthen the blood supply by volunteering to give in the next few weeks. “While summer signals rest and relaxation for a lot of us, it’s also a time...
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Celebrate the Birth of a Movement by Donating Blood

April 21, 2013
Celebrate the Birth of a Movement by Donating Blood

  04/22/13 You can celebrate the birth of a movement and help others in need by coming to donate blood in early May. May 8th marks World Red Cross Day, as well as the birthday of Henry Dunant, the founder of what is known today as the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement....
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Red Cross Blood Drive at Ancilla College

April 7, 2013
Red Cross Blood Drive at Ancilla College

  04/08/13 The last Ancilla College Blood Drive of the school year will be held Wednesday, April 10th from 10 am to 3 pm at the college.  Ancilla College is located just two miles south of US 30 near Plymouth. Donors can sign up at the college but walk-ins are welcome. The Ancilla Blood Drive...
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Winter Weather Impacting Blood Collections

March 27, 2013
Winter Weather Impacting Blood Collections

  03/28/13 This winter has been particularly harsh, impacting a large portion of the country causing a significant number of blood drive cancellations and impacting our blood supply. Since the beginning of February, winter weather has forced the cancellation of over 425 American Red Cross blood drives, resulting in a shortfall of more than...
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30 Units of Blood Collected in Last Saturday’s Blood Drive

February 13, 2013
30 Units of Blood Collected in Last Saturday’s Blood Drive

  02/14/13 Melissa Newton, Blood Donor Recruitment Specialist with the South Bend Medical Foundation released the results of Mayor Senter’s blood drive last Saturday at the Earthworks Market.  There were a total 41 presenting donors with 30 units collected and 11 deferrals.  Newton said, “It’s pretty amazing to know that the drive you put...
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Mayor’s Blood Drive 2/9/13

February 5, 2013
Mayor’s Blood Drive 2/9/13

02/06/13 Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter has set the date and time for his next Mayor’s Blood Drive.  The next South Bend Medical Foundation Blood Drive in Plymouth will be held on Saturday, February 9th from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the new location for the Earthworks Market, 900 West Jefferson Street. Each donor...
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American Red Cross celebrates National Blood Donor Month

January 11, 2013
American Red Cross celebrates National Blood Donor Month

 01/14/13 January is National Blood Donor Month, a time when the American Red Cross recognizes and thanks the millions of dedicated blood and platelet donors across the United States for helping to ensure a stable blood supply for patients in need both locally and across the country. “Every day in our country, approximately 44,000...
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Mayor’s Blood Drive December 15th

November 28, 2012
Mayor’s Blood Drive December 15th

  11/29/12 Mayor Mark Senter will host his final blood drive of 2012 at the Earthworks Market, 701 East Jefferson Street in Plymouth on Saturday, December 15th from 8 a.m. till noon. When you donate blood you will be able to pick a present. All donors will be eligible to pick one of the...
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