WHEREAS: Blood is a life source and
WHEREAS: blood donations are vital to maintaining
WHEREAS: donating blood is an act of giving and
WHEREAS: donating blood is relatively quick and
minimally uncomfortable and
WHEREAS: the Village of Colon and the American
Red Cross are partners in providing
this necessary source of life.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved that I, Diane
Downs, Village President, do hereby
proclaim, September 20, 2017, SAVE A
LIFE DAY, throughout Colon and ask that
all able body residents donate blood to
SAVE A LIFE on that day.
“The need is constant. The gratification is instant.