Posted on Jun 18, 2015
Gillispie School class in La Jolla donates $2,326 to San Diego Blood Bank
La Jolla Light: Despite being nearly a decade away from eligibility to donate blood, Gillispie School students wanted to help the San Diego Blood Bank. On Feb. 10, third-graders hosted a blood drive to generate blood donations and a bake sale to raise funds. They donated the $2,326 proceeds during a ceremony March 25, in which each student read a thank you note for all the blood bank does. Jackie Vella, Foundation Director for San Diego Blood Bank, accepted the check…read more.