To commemorate the solemn anniversary of Sept. 11, the American Red Cross and Suburban Propane will join the Jersey City Department of Public Safety for the sixth annual Jersey City Police and Fire 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive. Close to 200 first responders and community members are expected to participate in this blood drive following the highest standards of safety and infection control.
WHAT: Sixth Annual Jersey City Police and Fire 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive
WHEN: Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. The blood drive will take place between 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Canopy by Hilton Jersey City at 159 Morgan St, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Parking will be validated for attendees at One Parking, located at 10 Exchange Place.
DETAILS: All presenting donors will receive a Red Cross first aid kit, courtesy of Suburban Propane, a proud national sponsor of the American Red Cross Blood Services.
Donors are highly encouraged to make appointments in order to maintain social distancing protocols.
About the American Red Cross
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit RedCross.org or RedCross.org/cruz-roja, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.