Aerial Fitness to host a United Blood Services Community Blood Drive at City Athletic Club to Honor Mr. Terry Toguchi’s 142 Lifetime Blood Donations
WHO: United Blood Services (UBS) of Las Vegas, Aerial Fitness and City Athletic Club.
WHAT: Community Blood Drive at City Athletic Club on West Sahara hosted by Aerial Fitness in Loving Memory of Mr. Terry Toguchi,
Hawaii’s Blood Bank Wall of Fame Inductee for reaching 142 lifetime blood donations. All donors will receive a voucher good for a “2 for 1” All-Day Ride Pass to the Adventuredome Theme Park at Circus-Circus Hotel & Casino and a voucher for a complimentary Large One (1) Topping Pizza from Papa Murphy’s participating locations, a Free One-Day Pass courtesy of City Athletic Club, Free Gourmet Frozen Yogurt from Yumz, and Aerial Fitness will provide fun and free entertainment throughout the day.
WHY: Ms. Kristi Toguchi is hoping to raise awareness and support the summer blood needs in the valley by hosting a Community Blood Drive in Loving Memory of her father, Mr. Terry Toguchi, whom during his lifetime made 142 lifesaving blood donations. Mr. Toguchi was inducted into the Hawaii’s Blood Bank Wall of Fame for his generous contributions. Join the lifesaving efforts and help support a safe and ample supply of blood products for our valley.
As Southern Nevada’s community blood provider, United Blood Services relies on blood donations to make sure blood is readily available for anyone in need. UBS currently has a need for ALL blood types, especially O-Negative blood. O-Negative is the universal blood type and the only type that can be transfused to patients with different blood types.
Donors are encouraged to make an appointment to give blood by calling (702)233-9620 or online at www.unitedbloodservices.org and enter Sponsor Code: AERIAL FITNESS. You can also contact Kristi Toguchi at (702)530-3031 for more information.
WHEN: Saturday, August 29, 2015
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: City Athletic Club
United Blood Services Bloodmobile
7980 W. Sahara Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89117
MEDIA: For United Blood Services, please contact Laura Alvarado, Donor Recruitment Representative at (702)759-9942 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Aerial Fitness, please contact Kristi Toguchi (702)530-3031 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
About United Blood Services of Las Vegas
Founded in 1963, United Blood Services of Las Vegas, a non-profit, 501 (c)(3) organization, provides blood and blood products for hospitals in Southern Nevada, California and Northern Arizona. Its programs exist to make a difference in people’s lives by inspiring individuals to donate blood, producing a safe and ample blood supply, advancing cutting-edge research and embracing continuous quality improvement. The United Blood Services network is one of the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit blood service organizations, and is a founding member of America's Blood Centers and the American Association of Blood Banks. Nationally, United Blood Services serves more than 500 hospitals in 18 states, contributing to more than 25 million people. For more information, visit www.unitedbloodservices.org.
About Aerial Fitness
Aerial Fitness School was founded by 3rd generation performing artist, Kristi Toguchi. Located in the City Athletic Club in Summerlin, the school offers beginning through professional classes including: aerial fitness, aerial acrobatics, flexibility, and dance. Aerial Fitness School alumni have reached their dreams of becoming professional performers and it is their mission to inspire artists in Las Vegas and beyond. Aerial Fitness is dedicated to providing performing opportunities for future artists and sponsoring events that impact the local community. Aerial Fitness provides classes and entertainment for local charities and events. For more information, visit www.Aerial-Fitness.net.
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