For Immediate Release

Contact: Elizabeth Hausmann
COTG - A Xerox Company
Phone: 630-780-1312

COTG Partners With Heartland Blood Centers for Annual Blood Drive

Bolingbrook, Illinois – February 18, 2013 – An important part of COTG – A Xerox Company’s mission is to give back to the local community. As part of this initiative, COTG has held an annual blood drive for the past three years. On February 12th, COTG partnered with Heartland Blood Centers for the third annual event. A total of 28 donors participated in the event – supporting many people in our Chicago community. According to Heartland Blood Centers, 100% of the blood donations received from blood drives benefit the local communities that are served by the organization.

Heartland Blood Centers is an independent not-for- profit blood center serving 47 hospitals in a 12 county area including Kane, McHenry, DeKalb, Will, DuPage, Cook, Grundy, Kendall, Lee, Ogle and LaSalle counties in Illinois, and Lake county in Indiana. We operate under a volunteer donor system. Heartland works toward collecting more than 200,000 units of blood annually.

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Elizabeth Hausmann, Client Relations Manager, at 630-780-1312 or email

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