Front Porch: Blood drives in Everett

  • Wed Aug 15th, 2012 10:02pm
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Give blood

Two blood drives are scheduled in honor of an Everett infant struggling with a life-threatening heart condition. Baby Hannah Mae, daughter of Jon and Jennifer Campbell, has received 49 blood transfusions in her short life.

Blood drives run by the Puget Sound Blood Center are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 24 at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, 215 Mukilteo Blvd., Everett.

Fill the Boot: Lynnwood firefighters will be out Friday raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as part of the Fill The Boot campaign.

Crews plan to be on hand from 9 a.m. through lunchtime at the intersection of 196th Street SW and 44th Avenue W.

Car show benefits Volunteers of America: Volunteers of America Western Washington is hosting the first Car &Motorcycle Benefit Show to raise funds for homelessness prevention programs.

The show is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday at Carlton Farms, 630 Sunnyside Blvd SE, Lake Stevens. Entrance is free. People wanting to register their vehicles must pay a $20 entrance fee. They can register any car or motorcycle type. Awards will be given on different categories.

The family event features music, a petting farm and farmers market, among other things.

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