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Blood Drive to be held Monday


Kallie Bourgeois, Editor

Riverside Academy will hold a fall blood drive Monday, Sept. 26 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The blood mobile will be on campus.

Any healthy students 17 or older and weighing at least 110 pounds are encouraged to donate. Any 16-year-old students who weight at least 13o pounds with parental permission are eligible donate. Parents are encouraged to donate as well. Please return the signed permission slip from the front office to Ms. Kristen Roussel by Friday, Sept. 23.

Donors will have the option of sending a child with cancer to a summer camp or receiving a VIP Admission Ticket to the Mortuary. This ticket lets you in for free and allows you to take three paid ticket holders to cut the line with you. You will also get a pair of Halloween socks and enrollment in Blood Assurance Program. Seniors may receive a red cord for graduation.