Lyons Township High School is hosting a blood drive Tuesday, October 26, from 8am to 2pm at the North Campus Vaughan Gym. The drive is open to community members.
Students interested in scheduling an appointment, may sign up outside the cafeteria during lunch periods October 12-22. All donors must have a signed parental consent form. Students should bring their ID. Community members interested in donating may pre-register with the Student Activities Office by calling 708-579-7444. Walk-ins are always welcome.
Donors must weigh at least 110 pounds and be at least 17 years old. No piercings or tattoos for one year. To best prepare for your donation, eat well, stay hydrated w/water, refrain from consuming energy drinks (ie: Monster, Red Bull, etc.).
Every pint of blood donated is used to make three pints of blood. Experienced, professional, licensed nurses will draw blood. New disposable, sterilized equipment is used for each donation.