Caroline Grossinger is a proud supporter of the LifeSource Blood Center in Chicagoland. The team at Grossinger Autoplex collectively donated blood to the organization which is used to help those who are having surgery or other medical procedures and emergency situations requiring additional blood.
LifeSource, Chicagoland’s Blood Center, is a non-profit corporation established in 1987 through the merger of the Blood Center of Northern Illinois and the Red Cross Blood Services – Mid America Region. LifeSource is the largest blood center in Illinois and distributes a half-million blood products annually to approximately 60 area hospitals in meeting the need for patient transfusion therapy.
LifeSource operates 22 donor centers, two mobile unit supported donor centers and conducts an average of 10 mobile blood drives daily. LifeSource recruits donors, collects bone marrow, and draws blood to separate into useful components like: whole blood, platelets, plasma, stem cells and other special products for hospitals and healthcare customers.
To learn more about LifeSource, please visit http://www.lifesource.org/