Special Blood Donor clinic in Smiths Wednesday to honour SFDCI teacher
Smiths Falls District Collegiate Institute staff will host a blood donor clinic tomorrow in honour of the late Kristine MacLaren.
In May of last year, Kristine a Music and Arts Teacher at the school was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer originating from smooth muscle.
She needed close to 40 units of blood over the course of her treatment.
Sadly, she passed away on Thursday, July 5 at the Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital with her family by her side.
The clinic will take place tomorrow from 1 pm to 4 pm and then 5 pm to 8 pm at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 95 – 7 Main St East, in Smiths Falls.
To book an appointment use the GiveBlood App, call 1-888-2DONATE or visit www.blood.ca.
Those with appointments are encouraged to keep that appointment and, if possible, bring a friend or family member to donate with you. Walk-ins are welcome.
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