Sheldon, Iowa — You will have the opportunity to be a hero this coming week when the Community Bloodbank Bloodmobile makes a visit to the KIWA Studios.
The bloodmobile’s visit is hosted by KIWA Radio and the Sheldon Chamber and Development Corporation. The bloodmobile will be accepting donations in front of the KIWA Studios in downtown Sheldon this coming Thursday, from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm, and from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Donors must be at least 16-years-old, weight at least 110 pounds and be in good general health. If you are exhibiting symptoms related to COVID-19, you’ll be asked not to donate. Due to policies associated with COVID, you must have an appointment.
Every unit of blood donated can potentially save three lives. The Community Bloodbank is the sole supplier of blood and blood products to Sanford Sheldon Medical Center.