American Red Cross to Host Wes Leonard Blood Drive

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Portable defibrillator medical health heartFENNVILLE, Mich. – The 2nd Annual “Never Forgotten—Wes Leonard Memorial Blood Drive” is being held Friday at the Fennville Community Athletic Center from noon until 7:45 p.m.

The American Red Cross will donate one automated external defibrillator (AED) to the Wes Leonard Heart Team during the opening ceremony. The AED will be given to a school or organization on the Heart Team waiting list.

Wes Leonard was a senior at Fennville High School who passed away unexpectedly on the basketball court after making the game-winning shot to send the school’s team to the State Regional playoffs.

Everyone who turns out to donate will receive a “Never Forgotten—Wes Leonard” t-shirt.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.