Tricounty News

Thanks from Eden Valley blood drive

The American Red Cross visited Eden Valley Wednesday,Jan. 29. Thank you to all the volunteers who make this blood drive a success each time.

Thank you to the Legion and the Legion Auxiliary for serving in the canteen and picking up the tab for the snacks. Thank you to the members of the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church for serving the meal for the workers. Thanks to the American Dairy Association for the donation of the butter and cheese. Thanks to all who helped advertise; the Tri-County News, EV-W Voice, other local papers, marquee, churches, local businesses, radio and television stations.

A special thank you to the school; staff, students, administration, community ed, facility use, janitors, kitchen help, and everyone else that had a hand in helping make the day run smoothly.

A warm hearted “Thank You” to the donors. The end result was 91 units were collected – great job! Thank you donors for coming out in the cold and taking the time to donate.

The American Red Cross is always looking for new donors and donors that have given in the past to come out and be the hero for patients in need.

There are two more donation dates set for Eden Valley for 2014: Wednesday, May 7, and Tuesday, Aug. 19. Both will be taking place at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Eden Valley.

Bonnie Meyer