NOW:53045:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
70°
H 70° L 63°
Partly Cloudy | 0MPH

Christ the King Church of Delafield To Host Lake Country Blood Drive

Jan. 4, 2013

Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 S. Genesee St., Delafield, will host a Lake-Country-wide blood drive in conjunction with the Blood Center of Wisconsin on Thursday, January 10, from 2-7 p.m. in its Great Hall.

Donors need to weigh at least 110 pounds, be free of flu and cold and allergy symptoms, show a photo ID with birthdate on it, and be at least 17 years old, though 16-year-olds may donate with parental consent. The entire donating process takes about an hour, and all blood types are needed. More information on donating criteria is available online at bcw.edu.

To schedule a donating appointment, visit www.bcw.edu or call Jeri Bonadurer, 
Blood Center of Wisconsin, at 262-893-8666.

“Winter weather tends to scare off donors, and we see a decrease in blood donations this time of year,” Bonadurer said. “The demand is still high, so we are working hard to keep up with the blood bank’s needs. Nearly 800 donors are needed every day to meet the necessary supply. Blood donations from this drive will go to the local Lake Country hospitals as well as other Wisconsin hospitals in desperate need.”

The Blood Center of Wisconsin is the only provider of blood to hospitals in 29 Wisconsin counties, including all community hospitals in southeastern Wisconsin.

Christ the King Lutheran Church, with approximately 1,000 parishioners, also welcomes new members. Worship is held on Saturdays at 5 p.m. and Sundays at 8:15 and 10 a.m. For information on Christ the King, call (262) 646-2343 or visit www.ctkdelafield.org.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» West Nile Virus found in Brookfield 9/3

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Just how much of a chance do the Wisconsin Badgers have? 9/3

» Elmbrook School District enrollment exceeds projections, includes diverse students 9/3

» Updated week three rankings of area prep football teams and players 9/3

» Elmbrook School District's ACT results reach all-time high Updated:  9/2

» Brookfield Central Sports: Sept. 3 9/2

» New service aims to help kids with social and communication skills 9/2

» Brookfield autumn Parks & Rec registration approaching 9/1

» Unity Center of Light church looking to put down roots in Brookfield 9/1

» Bus shelters topic coming back to Brookfield 9/1

» Central tennis team beats Tosa West 9/1

» Brookfield Library Friends continue support efforts 9/1

» Brookfield East kickers blank Homestead, 2-0 9/1

» Central's boys volleyball team only returns three letter winners 9/1

» Key injuries might slow Brookfield Central's girls XC team 9/1

» Kinseth Hospitality to break ground on new hotel in town of Brookfield 9/1

» Brookfield Hobby Lobby store set for grand opening 8/31

» Brookfield East crushes Beaver Dam, 47-0 8/28

» Elm Grove trustees endorse path as priority 8/28

» Get interesting prep football tidbits and insights with 'First and Short' blog 8/28

» Dominic LaBellarte leads Brookfield Central football to 55-13 romp over Riverside 8/27

» Elmbrook Humane Society waives certain adoption fees for National Bow Tie Day 8/26

» Longtime Elm Grove servant passes away 8/26

» Waukesha County endorses Poplar Creek project's conditional use permit 8/25

» West Bend rallies to beat Brookfield, 8-4 8/25

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

2015 Writing Contest

 

(Click image for details)

Local Business Directory

CONNECT    

Advertisement