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AU organizations join forces for on-campus Red Cross blood drive

The Alfred University Biology Club and Campus Life Council are joining forces to host a Red Cross Blood Drive in the Knight Club, Powell Campus Center, Thursday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Faculty, staff, students, and community members are invited to participate.

It is suggested that intended donors drink plenty of fluids prior to the day of donation, wear clothing with sleeves that are easy to roll up, eat iron-rich food, bring a list of prescriptions/over-the-counter medications that may be in their systems, and make an appointment at

Walk-ins are welcome; however, appointments are appreciated. Before donating, you will be asked to present some form of identification.