The Blood Drive will take place on Sunday, Sept. 28 in the Marian Room in the lower level of St. Mary’s church at 1300 Northern Blvd. in Manhasset from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please consider donating blood.
Who can donate? Eligible donors include those from age 16 (with written parental consent) to age 75. Those over 75 may donate with a doctor’s note. Donors must weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health. You can donate, in most cases, if you are diabetic, on medication, have had a heart attack or stroke, or have had certain kinds of cancers. If you need medical information about blood donation, your eligibility to donate, or any other concerns, please call 1-800-688-0900 and someone will be able to help you. If you would like information about St. Mary’s Parish Blood Drive, call Ronnie at 627-7403.
Please take a minute to think of the miracle you can accomplish and the many lives your donation can affect. One pint of blood will help at least four patients. Consider donating and give us an hour of your time on Sept. 28. Please bring valid ID and don’t skip breakfast. Thank in advance for your much-needed help for patients throughout Long Island.