We're Out for BLOOD

Post date: Jan 19, 2016 2:52:23 PM

IMPORTANT: Please read the information below regarding WEDNESDAY’S blood drive at Riverview School. The cold temperatures this past week kept many donors away from their scheduled blood donation appointment. Your assistance is needed to ensure that lifesaving blood is available to those who need it. PLEASE make an extra effort to give blood.

If you have already committed to an appointment time, thank you for your dedication to patient needs.

What: Riverview School Life Saving Blood Drive

When: Wednesday, January 20th

Where: School Cafeteria, 300 E Prosser St, Silver Lake

Time: 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Sign up to donate. It’s easy!

Option 1: go to www.bcw.edu/riverview

Once you’re there, enter your donor information in the MyBCW system. Follow the login prompts.

Option 2. Call BloodCenter and ask a personal care representative to schedule an appointment for you. 1-877-232-4376

Eligibility information is at http://www.bcw.edu/bcw/Blood-Donation/becoming-a-donor/index.htm?tb=4.

Apheresis Double Red Cell donation appointments are available.

Why schedule your appointment now: Scheduling your appointment early ensures you are able to pick a time that works best for your schedule.


Bring in a friend or family member to donate. WALK IN’S NEEDED!!!!

Who you help: With a blood donation you share the gift of life with patients who are: family, friends, neighbors, co-workers and citizens in our communities. It is your donation that offers another chance at life. Not only will your one donation potentially help up to 3 patients; it will bring hope to their friends and family as well.

Thank you in advance for your support.

Please call BloodCenter of Wisconsin with questions, 877-BE-A-HERO.