On 9 March 2019, VFW Post 56 will hold their quarterly Blood Drive. The Red Cross set up their mobile site in the VFW Hall and started drawing blood at 0900. The Post Senior Vice, Quartermaster, Post Surgeon, Post Service Officer, and the Post Commander were present to thank all the blood donors for giving the gift of life. By the time the site closed, the blood drive had collected 37 pints of blood, which will help 111 people in need of blood. This is Post 56 is here, to help not just veterans but also members of our community.