PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – OCTOBER 31, 2013 – The Office of Student Life and Biology Club at St. Joseph’s College (SJC) will be co-hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross for the college community on Wednesday, November 27 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the McGann Conference Center on the College’s Long Island Campus located in Patchogue, N.Y.
Every few seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood, and one pint can help save up to five lives. The transfusion of blood and blood products helps save millions of lives each year. Give the gift of life: donate blood.
The blood drive is open to the public. All donors will receive refreshments and a raffle ticket to win a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card. For more information, call the Office of Student Life at 631.687.2602 or visit www.sjcny.edu.
About St. Joseph's College
St. Joseph's College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility, and service. With campuses located in the Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn and in Patchogue, Long Island, the College offers degrees in more than 29 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.