Phillips County News - One Nation, Under God

By Kari Hould
PCN Staff 

In the Season of Giving, They Gave

 

December 7, 2022

Staff member Caleb Friddle prepares to draw blood from Alisha Gibbs at the blood draw Thursday, as team director, David Wall (L) monitors the activity.  Photo by Kari Hould

The gift that keeps on giving. Giving for life. Giving life. That is what donors lined up in the Event Center for on Thursday, December 1... the gift of donating blood.

Utilizing the newly repurposed old National Guard Armory, the American Red Cross Blood Mobile team was excited with the spacious facility and will be contemplating utilizing it in the future.

Every two seconds someone needs blood. Every two seconds! Dave Wall, team director, stated the goal that had been set for this particular draw was 44 units. He was excited when 72 signed in, and of these individuals, 64 units were succ...



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