Heartland Heroes Blood Drive Results

The Farmville Police Department and the Farmville Fire Department
teamed up with the American Red Cross again for the ninth annual “Heartland Heroes
Blood Drive” that was held on April 5 th . Blood donors were asked to donate blood in honor of
the police or fire department. The department generating the most donations received the
“Heartland Heroes Blood Drive” trophy provided by The American Red Cross.
The 2019 Heartland Heroes Blood Drive winner was the Farmville Fire Department. The
two departments combined recruitment efforts netted 42 units of blood. These 42 donations
have the potential to save 126 lives.