Senator Mattera Sponsoring Blood Drive At Smith Haven Mall

As we continue to deal with the COVID-19 crisis, the need for blood donations has hit a crisis level due to the lack of donors.  To help assist the New York Blood Center increase their blood supply, Senator Mario R. Mattera (2nd Senate District) is sponsoring a blood drive on Sunday, February 14th at the Smith Haven Mall.  This have a “Heart on Valentine’s Day” donation drive will take place from noon to 6:00 p.m. at the mall’s Center Court.

All donors will receive a New York Blood Center t-shirt and a coupon for Auntie Annie’s pretzels.  Additionally, the NYBC will be doing free COVID anti-body testing for anyone who participates in the blood drive with results being provided via mail.

Potential donors should click here for information on the criteria for blood donation.

Appointments are recommended and can be scheduled by clicking here.

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