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Blood drive scheduled to benefit Indiana Township boy

| Monday, July 17, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
Lucas Goeller and his brother, Cooper.
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Lucas Goeller and his brother, Cooper.
Lucas Goeller, of Indiana Township, at age 2
Lucas Goeller, of Indiana Township, at age 2

Lauri Ann West Community Center will host a blood drive for Lucas Goeller, 4, the Indiana Township boy who received a lifesaving liver transplant in 2015.

The blood drive will be noon to 6 p.m. July 31 at the center, 1220 Powers Run Road, O'Hara.

Lucas still requires ongoing blood transfusions and he will undergo another surgery this summer.

The event is one of a series hosted by the Central Blood Bank called “Love for Lucas blood drives.”

Appointments are recommended but walk-ins are welcome. Donors will be entered into a drawing for prizes that include Kennywood passes, gift cards for Zone 28 and Giant Eagle gift cards.

For more information, visit centralbloodbank.org and enter group code C5300042 or call 412-209-7000.

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