The Knights of Columbus and St. Bartholomew’s Church will host a blood drive Feb. 2 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 460 Ryder’s Lane in East Brunswick. Two people who donate will be the winner of a $25 gift card.
To donate blood you must be between 17-years-old and 76-years-old (16-year-olds can donate with parental consent form and those over 76 can donate with a doctor’s note.)
You must weigh at least 110 lbs. and meet other requirements. Most medications will not keep you from donating.
People with diabetes and blood pressure controlled by medication can donate. Please eat before you come and bring ID and proof of age.
If you have a question, come to the drive and ask.
For an appointment call 800- 933-2566 or go to http://nybloodcenter.org Use group code 08855.