Dr. Dan Jensen Named Most Dedicated Blood Drive Coordinator

Dr. Dan Jensen, a retired Greenville College professor, has been honored as the “most dedicated blood drive coordinator” by the Illinois Coalition of Community Blood Centers.

Jensen recruits blood donors at the college four times a year. Click below to hear him discuss how he likes to weave humor into his recruitment method:

Jensen has been a blood donor recruiter for more than 50 years. Click below to hear him talk about the history of how he became involved:

Jensen is a blood donor himself, having given nearly 200 pints.

Dan Jensen

He said it is very important that residents reach out to family, friends and neighbors by giving blood. Click below for more:

Jensen will be presented his award this fall and will be invited to a special reception in Springfield this winter.

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