David is bloody good

David White has donated blood 200 times, helping as many as 600 people along the way.
David White has donated blood 200 times, helping as many as 600 people along the way.

As part of National Blood Donor Week, David White was acknowledged for being one of the highest milestone donors in the area after having reached the 200 donation milestone recently.

Blood Service spokeswoman Jessica Willet said every blood donation helped to save three lives, meaning Mr White had helped as many as 600 different people.

�This National Blood Donor Week we�re celebrating the extra that donors give that makes them extraordinary because they give the families of seriously ill patients extra time together,� she said.

To make an appointment to donate, call 13 14 95.