LifeServe Blood Center is urging blood donors to realize their hero potential and make 2018 a lifesaving year!

One hour of your time is enough to make a lifesaving blood donation, which has the power to save three local hospital patients! Thanks to LifeServe blood donors, 450,000 local lives were saved or sustained in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota last year.

You can be a real life superhero; all you have to do is roll up your sleeve and give blood at an upcoming drive in your area!

  • Virginia Gay Hospital and Vinton Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM at Virginia Gay Hospital, 502 N 9th Ave.

Sign up to save a life today online at or by calling 800.287.4903.

LifeServe Blood Center is a non-profit, community based blood center that has served the needs of local hospitals and patients in our region since 1963. As one of the 15 largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE provider of blood and blood products to more than 120 hospitals located across Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota. LifeServe is committed to saving lives by providing premier service to volunteer blood donors and access to a safe, quality blood supply for hospitals and patients. Your donation with LifeServe will help save your neighbor, a friend or family member or a stranger on the street. YOU make a difference in YOURcommunity. For more information about blood donation or to schedule an appointment to donate blood, call 800.287.4903 or