The Downtown Moline Blood Drive is Feb. 19


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Posted Online: Feb. 18, 2014, 10:54 am
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Press release submitted by Bethany for Children & Families


Moline, Illinois – Bethany for Children & Families is partnering with the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center to host a blood drive on Wednesday, February 19, from noon - 3:30 p.m. in the Bethany Gymnasium, located at 1830 6th Avenue in Moline.

Walk-ins are welcome! If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact Joscelyn Stone at (309) 736-6644 or email jstone@bethany-qc.org. Your donation could provide life-saving blood products to up to three patients in need! Please give!

The Downtown Moline Blood Drive is sponsored by Bethany for Children & Families, the Moline Community Development Corporation, Dispatch/Argus, Moline Centre Main Street, City of Moline, and the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center.





















 



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