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Connie Chavez Villarreal

Girl Scouts Host City-Wide Blood Drive to Help Replenish Supply after Ike

HOUSTON (Sept. 22, 2008) – To help replenish the blood supply after Hurricane Ike, the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council (GSSJC) is hosting a city-wide blood drive for the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center on Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at its administrative building, located at 3110 Southwest Freeway.

“Our community needs our support now more than ever,” said Mary Vitek, CEO of GSSJC. “We are more than happy to open our doors to support the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center and those in need.”

Please call 713-292-0367 for more information or to sign up.

  • WHAT: Girl Scout City-wide Blood Drive
  • WHEN: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 10, 2008
  • WHERE: Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council, 3110 Southwest Freeway (77098)

Girl Scouts is the premier leadership organization for girls. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Chartered by GSUSA to provide Girl Scouting locally, Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council is one of the largest Girl Scout councils in the country serving more than 64,000 girl members and 18,000 adults in 26 southeast Texas counties. For more information call 1-800-392-4340 or visit

GSSJC Pluralism Statement
Embracing and promoting pluralism is an integral part of every activity and plan of Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council, not disconnected or separate projects. Only individuals willing to accept and be educated about the basic tenet that Girl Scouting is for all girls may serve in volunteer leadership or staff positions.

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3110 Southwest Freeway  Houston, TX 77098