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BLOOD DRIVE on Friday, February 14th in THE GYM

The third Blood Drive of the year will take place on Friday, February 14th. Eligible students (at least 16 years old and weigh at least 110 lbs), faculty, parents, and friends are invited to donate between 7:30 AM and 2:00 PM. All student donors must complete a consent form and turn it in by February 13th. Forms are available in the Central office, Campus Ministry, and from Religion Teachers. All donors will receive snacks, a pizza lunch, a T Shirt, and 5 hours of community service. Additionally, donors may elect to donate platelets or double red blood cell component (Alyx procedure). These donations earn 10 hours of community service. Each donation earns $20 for the One Blood Scholarship, to be awarded to a student donor at the end of the year.

Jackie Berger is coordinating the parent volunteers. She can be reached at jackieb1325@gmail.com or (561) 685-5898. Ann Frearson is coordinating the student donors. She can be reached at ann.frearson@cardinalnewman.com or (561) 683-6266 x1027.

Remember, every donation ca save the lives of three people. There is no substitute for human blood. Please consider giving someone the gift of life. All donors are reminded to drink extra fluids ahead of time and eat a good breakfast the morning of the donation. 

A consent form is attached below as well as an application for the One Blood Scholarship.



Posted on February 4, 2020