St. Mary’s hosts three blood drives in Glenwood Springs |

St. Mary’s hosts three blood drives in Glenwood Springs

Only 5 percent of eligible donors in western Colorado participate in blood donation. Three blood drives in Glenwood Springs may improve those odds. The St. Mary’s Hospital Bloodmobile will be at Glenwood Medical Associates, 1830 Blake Ave., from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and at Glenwood Springs High School, 1340 Pitkin, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 2. The Glenwood Springs Rotary Club Blood Drive will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 11, at Rivers restaurant.On Friday, the bloodmobile will be parked in front of St. Stephen’s Church, directly across the street from Glenwood Medical Associates on the west side of Blake Avenue. The public is welcome, no appointment is necessary, and a photo ID is required. Wednesday’s blood drive will take place in the multipurpose room at the high school.Western Colorado benefits from human blood available from St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center’s own blood bank. This community resource taps into the generous public spirit of citizens who donate their blood for the use of neighbors and friends throughout the region.Contact donor recruiter Jill Breman at St. Mary’s Regional Blood Center at (970) 244-2066 for information.Give to liveWhat: St. Mary’s Hospital Bloodmobile blood drivesWhen and where: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, Glenwood Medical Associates; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Glenwood Springs High School, Wednesday, March 2; and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 11, Rivers restaurant

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