FSLH to Host Two Blood Drives in December

Media Contact: 
Lindsay Mogle
Communications Specialist
(315) 624-5602
Release Date: 
Nov 21, 2013

On Friday, December 6, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 8am to 1pm in the Community Room at the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services on the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica.

Another blood drive will be held on Monday, December 23, 2013, from 2pm to 7pm at the St. Luke’s Campus. The traveling donor center will be located outside of Allen-Calder Entrance 7 at the back of the campus.

More than 38,000 blood donations are needed each day in the United States, but only 38 percent of the population is eligible to donate. Just one donor can help save or sustain up to three lives.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call Karen Paige at (315) 624-4903 or Jerry Plows at (315) 624-6035. You can also register online at www.redcrossblood.org.