Hudson Valley Schools Hold Blood Drives in Preparation for Winter

Hudson Valley Schools Hold Blood Drives in Preparation for Winter

Hudson Valley schools are coming together to ensure area hospitals have access to the life-saving blood they need ahead of the colder months. The schools are working with New York Blood Center to hold drives throughout early November with extended hours to make it easy for donors to participate. Blood reserves typically drop in the […]

HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE TUESDAY, MAY 8

HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE TUESDAY, MAY 8

Helen Hayes Hospital will host a Blood Drive on Tuesday, May 8 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Eligible participants must be 16 or older, in good health, weigh at least 110 pounds and not have donated whole blood in the last 56 days or made an ALYX donation in the last 112 days. Donors […]

Help a neighbor by giving blood this Saturday, April 29

Help a neighbor by giving blood this Saturday, April 29

BY KATHY KAHN STONY POINT – Colleen Woods, a Stony Point resident and former North Rockland School District employee, was having a wonderful life until doctors broke the news to her about her inexplicable health concerns: It was  non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. Colleen’s brother, Tim Duffy, is an active member of the Stony Point Fire Department and […]

COUNTY URGES RESIDENTS TO GIVE BLOOD DURING SHORTAGE

The County of Rockland announces that due to recent winter storms, the New York Blood Center was forced to cancel several blood drives in the area and in other cases donors were unable to make scheduled appointments which has severely affected the blood supply. “We urge residents, who are able to do so, to donate […]

Fourth Annual Blood Drive in Memory of Jimmy McNicholas on Feb 25, 2013

Jimmy McNicholas was born and raised in Garnerville, and attended St. Gregory Barbarigo, Albertus Magnus, and RCC. He was a son, a brother, an uncle, and a friend… until he was killed by a hit‐and‐run driver in Pearl River on May 31, 2009. Let’s not forget this kind Rockland man whose killer has still not […]