Blood Drives Offer Way To Honor Veterans

STATE — Veteran’s Day is Friday, Nov. 11 and New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center (NYBC) is calling upon the community to donate blood in recognition of our veterans, and in honor of those who currently serve to protect our country and freedom.

This Veteran’s Day, consider donating at one of the following blood drives in New Jersey:

11/12/11 South Jersey Health & Wellness Center, 1919 Greentree Rd., Cherry Hill 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm

11/11/11 St. Henry’s Catholic Church, 77 West 28th St, Bayonne 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

11/13/11 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Summer Road, Three Bridges 8:30 am to 2:30 pm

11/10/11 Rutgers (Cook Campus Center), New Brunswick 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
11/11/11 New Brunswick Donor Center, 167 New Street, New Brunswick 7:30 am to 2:00 pm
11/11/11 Rutgers Winants Hall, 7 College Ave., New Brunswick 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
11/11/11 Rutgers ROTC, 157 College Ave, New Brunswick 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm
11/12/11 New Brunswick Donor Center, 167 New Street, New Brunswick 6:30 am to 1:00 pm
11/12/11 Knights of Columbus Mid. Council 857, 130 Main St., Woodbridge 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

11/13/11 New Brunswick Donor Center, 167 New Street, New Brunswick 8:00 am to 2:30 pm

11/13/11 White Meadow Lake Clubhouse, 100 White Meadow Rd., Rockaway 8:30 am to 2:30 pm

11/12/11 Ethicon Incorporated (Wellness Center), Rt. 22 West, Somerville 8:45 am to 2:45 pm

11/13/11 Covenant Committee of Wilson Memorial Church & St. Mary’s-Stony Hill, 31 Mountain Boulevard Watchung 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

11/11/11 Scotch Plains Donor Center, 2279 South Ave, Scotch Plains 2:00 pm to 8:30 pm

A single blood donation can help save the lives of three people, and will help maintain your community blood supply this holiday season. If you cannot donate but still wish to participate in bringing crucial blood products to patients in need, please consider volunteering at a local blood drive.

To donate blood or for information on how to organize a blood drive, call 1-800-933-2566 or visit

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