The Evanston Police and Fire Department will be hosting a replenishment blood drive and fundraiser for one of their very own, Officer Joseph Bush, who is in critical condition at Lutheran General Hospital. The date of the event will be held on Monday, December 14th, 2009 from 11:00am-6:00pm at the Evanston Fire Department Headquarters located at 909 Lake Street, Evanston IL. Contact Detective Tracy Williams from Evanston Police at 847-833-5217 to schedule an appointment or Sabina Schleiss from LifeSource at 847-682-8394 for appointments or any other questions. Appointment preferred but walk-ins welcome.

Officer Joseph Bush was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident a few weeks ago and has required many blood transfusions.  Officer Bush is now in critical but stable condition, His fight is not over, and he has a very long road ahead of him.  To track his progress or to donate to help his wife and 2 young children please go to the Get well Joe Bush web site.”  Only 30 minutes of your time can help save lives. http://getwelljoeybush.typepad.com . We will also collecting donations at the blood drive.