May 27, 2008 – Cornelius, NC - Aquesta Bank will be hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross on Thursday, May 29 in an effort to save lives of those in need in the Lake Norman community. The Red Cross BloodMobile will be on site at Aquesta’s new corporate headquarters from 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM Thursday with nurses on staff to meet with volunteers willing to donate.
“We hope to have a great turn-out,” said Engel, “and we will continue to support the American Red Cross in any way we can.” Aquesta Bank continues to make the blood drive an annual event. “We’re a small bank, making a very big difference in the community,” said Engel.
Every two seconds, someone in the United States receives a blood transfusion. Each unit of blood donated can help up to three different people, and only takes about 10 minutes to give.
Aquesta Bank is a community bank dedicated to providing quality, customized, and hassle-free banking for the Lake Norman area. Aquesta focuses on personal financial solutions as well as those for small to medium-sized businesses.
For more information on Aquesta Bank, please contact Lauren Furcht, Director of Marketing at (704) 439-4343 or visit our website at www.aquesta.com.