Give Blood Across Maine on 9/11 Day of Rememberence
One of the greatest things to come of the tragedy of the September 11th attacks, was the country coming together.
The question everyone was asking was, 'How can I help?' There was an immediate need for blood, and Americans gave like no other time. Life moves on and now that horrible tragedy was almost 20 years ago - but the need for blood never ends.
To commemorate those lives lost, the American Red Cross is holding blood drives across Maine on 9/11.
- Auburn Fire Department / 550 Minot Ave., Auburn / 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Augusta Civic Center / 76 Community Dr., Augusta / 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Portland Elks Club / 1945 Congress St., Portland / Noon to 5 p.m.
To schedule your appointment today, visit RedCrossBlood.org, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or use the Blood Donor App. Enter sponsor code: REMEMBER.
They are following safety protocols and your blood will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies. You will get the results of the antibody test within 7-10 days.
Save a life...the perfect thing to do on 9/11...