Greenburgh Hebrew Center to Host Annual Blood Drive to Benefit New York Blood Center on Sunday, February 3, 2019

Published: Thursday, January 3, 2019

The Greenburgh Hebrew Center of Dobbs Ferry is hosting its annual community Blood Drive on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 8:30 am – 1 pm. GHC is happy to announce that it will be renewing its association with New York Blood Center. New York Blood Center provides blood to approximately 200 hospitals in the NY/NJ region. New York Blood Center is coordinating the blood drive and is available at (800) 688-0900 to answer eligibility questions. 

All eligible donors -- 16 years old and over, weighing at least 110 lbs. -- are welcome to participate. 16 year old donors require parental permission on a form available at www.nybloodcenter.org.

Donors are encouraged to make an appointment by emailing blooddrive@g-h-c.org or going on-line to www.nybc.org. Walk-ins are welcome too. Please remember to bring your NYBC donor ID card or other identification with you. Donors under age 19 require an ID with a birthdate.

Refreshments will be provided to all donors after they are done with their donation. 

For additional information, please contact the synagogue office at 914-693-4260 or send an email to Dr. Andrew Goldstein at blooddrive@g-h-c.org. For directions to the Greenburgh Hebrew Center, located at 515 Broadway in Dobbs Ferry, please go to http://www.g-h-c.org.

The Greenburgh Hebrew Center is a fully egalitarian Conservative synagogue serving the Rivertowns and adjacent communities. The synagogue welcomes traditional, interfaith, and blended families, singles and LGBTQ participants, and has daily services that are spirited and participatory.