Bern Blood Drive collects 61 units
Submitted by Mel Ahlquist, Coordinator
The Red Cross Blood Drive in Bern on Wednesday June 20, collected 61 units, exceeding the goal by 12 units.
Those donating were Heidi Baumgartner (2RBC), Jay Baumgartner, Kimberly Baumgartner, Ronald Creed (2RBC), Stephen Fangman, Janice Fankhauser, Mark Farwell (2RBC), Rex Farwell (2RBC), Terry Farwell (2RBC), Daniel Feldkamp, Rita Grose, Ronda Hammes, Ellen Hanzlicek, Mark Hanzlicek (2RBC), Evelyn Hartter, Dema Hastings, Alan Haverkamp (2RBC), Joshua Haverkamp, Mark Haverkamp, Mary Haverkamp, Robert Haverkamp (2RBC), Ronda Haverkamp, Mark Heiniger, Kimberly Johnson, John Jost, Judy Korber, Jack Kuenzi, Jacob Leuthold, Jerry Leuthold, Alan Lierz, Philip Lierz, Tamara McNally, Sara Meier, Helen Meyer, Kyle Meyer, Larry Meyer ,Richard Meyer (2RBC), Ryan Montgomery, Terry Montgomery, Cindy Meyers, Carroll Plattner, Stephanie Plattner, Nicole Ross, Tyler Ross (2RBC), Gary Sparling, Faron Strahm, Fritz Strahm, Troy Strahm, Dallas Wood and Carmen Yost.
Volunteers for the day were Jan Fankhauser, Betty Grossenbacher, Carla Meyer and Ardena Kuenzi at the check-in desk; Sharon Tangman, Donna Harvey and Uvonna Bucher helped in the canteen; the escorts from donating to the canteen were Jill Meyer, Evelyn Hartter, Sharon Hunzeker and Helen Meyer; set up, take down crew were Ralph Bucher, Wayne Dettman, Dale Dorsch and Mel Ahlquist.
Food for the canteen was provided by Martin Marietta Du Bois Rock Quarry. Cookies were provided by Janet Meyer, Joyce Kuenzi-Dorsch and Sharon Tangman.