Silver Lake College to host blood drive

Posted On March 31, 2017

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MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College will hold a BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 12 in the Laker Lounge on the first floor of the Main Hall, 2406 S. Alverno Road. 

One in three people relies on a blood transfusion at some point in his or her life, according to the Blood Center, the only supplier of blood products to more than 50 Wisconsin community hospitals.

The Silver Lake College blood drive is open to the public. Appointments are encouraged; walk-ins are welcome. To make an appointment, visit bcw.edu/SLC or call 877-232-4376.

PHOTO: Silver Lake College student Meghan Walsh was among  the donors at last year's blood drive.