City of Peoria Press Release
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City of Peoria blood drive open to the community
United Blood Services and city hope to fill all appointments
PEORIA, Ariz. (June 28, 2011) – The city of Peoria and United Blood Services (UBS)
are conducting a blood drive on Thursday, July 21. Donors will have an
opportunity to win a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta through UBS and Valley Volkswagen
To be eligible to donate blood a person must be at least 16 years or older. Age
16 donors need parental consent. Donors must weigh at least 110 pounds however,
there are some weight and height restrictions for donors younger than 23. Please
refer to UBS for specific guidelines.
United Blood Services is now providing a free “total cholesterol” test on every
blood donation. Confidential test results are available on the UBS website,
UnitedBloodServicesAZ.org, within 7 days of each donation.
What: City of Peoria Community Blood Drive
When: Thursday, July 21, 2011 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Peoria Room
Peoria Fire and Police Administration Building
8351 W. Cinnabar Avenue
Contact: Norma Bonaski at (623) 773-7854 or visit
Registration: www.BloodHero.com (Sponsor Code: Peoria)