Maher to Host Two April Blood Drives

Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) is hosting two blood drives in April. The first will occur on April 1 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Leonardsville Community Center and Ministry, 2068 NY Route 8, Leonardsville.The second will be held on April 13 from 12:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Franklin Fire Department, 351 Main Street, Franklin.

“Giving of one’s self to help a stranger is truly a selfless and noble act. I encourage residents to consider giving a donation to the Red Cross at my blood drives in April,” said Maher. “The positive impact blood donations have had saving lives in our state is tremendous. Small acts add up to great positive changes. I look forward to seeing everyone in Leonardsville and Franklin.”

Those wishing to donate may call 1-800-RED CROSS or register online:

  • Leonardsville event; or
  • Franklin event.
For more information on donor eligibility, please visit their Web site. Following the guidelines keeps donors and patient recipients healthy.