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The Elsie/Madrid Community Blood Drive that was held Sept. 6 fell just short of its goal according to coordinators Michele Cutler and Rosalie Curtis. The Elsie Altar Society served lunch along with an assortment of cookies.
Donors reaching their one, five, and 10 gallon mark received a coffee mug compliments of the American Red Cross. Three donors utilized the Double Red Cell Collection for the first time.
Following is a list of donor achievements: first time donor-Scott Osler; Double Red Cell donation-Ron and Diane Hagan, Terry Prante; one gallon-Gerry Rosentrater, Greg Robertson; two gallons -Dianna McCleary; four gallons-Max Hanson, Mary Harger; five gallons-Steve Hanson; seven gallons-Bill Robertson, Ken Kohmetscher; nine gallons-Larry Biesecker; 10-gallons-Marian Robertson.    
Volunteers donating their time were Bill and Marian Robertson, Joan Harbeson, Cheri Sis, Jordan Giesbrecht and John Cutler.