Four of the top 10 2011 blood drive donors and sponsors with the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas are based in Matthews, according to a news release from the nonprofit.
The center recently recognized donors and sponsors during an annual awards banquet. Central Piedmont Community College’s Levine Campus in Matthews was named College of the Year; Siskey YMCA was named Community Group of the Year; and Matthews-based Elevation Church walked away with awards for Religious Organization of the Year and New Sponsor of the Year, according to the release.
Other award recipients are:
• Hendrick Motorsports, Corporate Sponsor of the Year
• Red Ventures, Small Business of the Year
• West Stanly High School, High School of the Year
• Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast, Hospital of the Year
• Floyd D. Johnson Technology Center, Largest Blood Drive of the Year
• Carolinas Medical Center-Union, Committee of the Year