LifeServe Celebrates 75th Anniversary at Sioux City Blood Donor Day

Last Updated on July 31, 2023

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (July 31, 2023) – LifeServe Blood Center, UnityPoint Health – Sioux City, and KTIV invite the community to this year’s Blood Donor Day to boost the community blood supply and celebrate 75 years of saving local lives. LifeServe Blood Center provides 100% of all blood products needed to more than 160 hospitals across Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota, including UnityPoint Health – Sioux City.

Blood Donor Day is slated for Friday, August 4 from 11 AM – 7 PM at Southern Hills Mall in Sioux City. LifeServe is encouraging blood donors to schedule appointments. Walk-ins will be taken during available appointment times.

Blood Donor Day 2023 – Give More Birthdays is a celebration of LifeServe’s 75 years saving local lives and of the priceless gifts that each blood donor gives. Each donation impacts up to 3 lives in our community and gives local patients more special moments, like birthdays. A limited-edition t-shirt, hourly give-a-ways from community sponsors and more will be available to blood donors.

In 75 years of service, the mission of LifeServe has endured- saving lives in partnership with the communities served, ensuring that a blood donation in your community goes to a patient in need at the local hospital. Donations collected at Blood Donor Day will help save local lives and give more birthdays to patients in need at area hospitals, like UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s.

Blood donations are critical during the summer as the need for blood rises. Blood donors do more in one hour than most will do in a lifetime by giving the gift of life! Give more birthdays with LifeServe by scheduling your appointment at or by calling 800.287.4903. 

LifeServe Blood Center is a non-profit, community-based blood center that has served the needs of local hospitals and patients in our regions since 1947. As one of the 15 largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe provides blood products to 161 hospitals primarily in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota. LifeServe is committed to saving lives by providing premier service to volunteer blood donors and access to a safe, quality blood supply for hospitals and patients. Your donation with LifeServe will help save your neighbor, a friend or family member or a stranger on the street. YOU make a difference in YOUR community. For more information about blood donation or to schedule an appointment to donate blood, call 800.287.4903 or visit