The 2011 Northwood Blood Drive was a huge success!
Over 40 donors braved the weather (or lack of) – 10 of which were first time donors!
36 pints of blood were collected…beating last year’s record of 31!
A BIG THANKS to all the Heroes who donated (and those who tried)!
The top three classrooms for parent participation and winners of the PTA sponsored popcorn/Disney short movie party are:
Mrs. Gavey’s class – 1st place
Mrs. Christian’s class – 2nd place
Mr. Dietiker’s class – 3rd place
All the children who had an adult donate will be receiving a Pint Size hero back pack clip from the American Red Cross.
Please contact Cheryl Schultz – Blood Services Chair at 248-217-6454 with any questions.
This year’s blood drive will take place on Tuesday February 1st from 1pm – 7pm at the Berkley Donor Center at the corner of Woodward and Catalpa.
Address: 28105 Woodward Ave Berkley, MI 48072
The PTA will be sponsoring a classroom contest…the classroom with the largest percentage of donors will win Popcorn Party & 20 minutes of Disney Shorts.
As parents, friends and relatives sign up to donate and the arrive at their appointment time there will be a sign in sheet to provide their name & student name and teacher…parents, friends and relative with more than one child will count for each of the children/classrooms at Northwood.
Popcorn parties will be awarded to the top two classrooms!
Teachers who donate will count twice for their classrooms.
First 30 people who sign up by Friday January 21st and show up to try and donate will count twice!
All who are registered and try to donate will earn points for their children’s classrooms.
Donors go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: northwoodschool
And your site is www.givelife.org/sitecoordinator and enter your username and password
Any questions – Cheryl Schultz 248-217-6454