UPDATES: 9/11 Remembrance Blood Drive

Tuesday, September 13th

10:45 a.m. ET – Pocono Raceway’s Blood Drive has been rescheduled for Wednesday, September 28th from 1-7 p.m. ET. Details for additional satellite locations are to be determined in the near future. Please save the date, donate blood and help save lives!

Friday, September 9th

10:00 a.m. ET – The following locations will be OPEN for a blood drive today. Per a request from the American Red Cross, there is an URGENT need for blood donations! If you live near any of these areas, please give blood and help save someone’s life!

Fairway Motors, Route 309, Hazleton, PA  12pm – 5:30pm
Phone: 570-455-7701

Trout Run Fire Dept., 241 Route 14, Trout Run, PA  1pm – 6pm
Phone: 570-998-8211

Clifford Township Fire Co., Route 106, Main St., Clifford, PA  2pm – 7pm
Phone: 570-222-3741

Thursday, September 8th

1:20 p.m. ET  – We were just told that tomorrow’s satellite blood drive sites might be up and running. If we hear otherwise, we will let you know. Here is the list of tomorrow’s satellite locations, with phone numbers.

Septmber 9th – Satellite Blood Drive Locations:
Fairway Motors, Route 309, Hazleton, PA  12pm – 5:30pm
Phone: 570-455-7701

Trout Run Fire Dept., 241 Route 14, Trout Run, PA  1pm – 6pm
Phone: 570-998-8211

Lancaster Host Resort, 2300 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA  1pm -6pm
Phone: 717-299-5500

Clifford Township Fire Co., Route 106, Main St., Clifford, PA  2pm – 7pm
Phone: 570-222-3741

Girton Manufacturing Co., 160 W. Main St., Millville, PA  8am – 12noon
Phone: 570-458-5521

11:45 a.m. ET – Pocono Raceway’s sixth-annual 9/11 Remembrance Blood Drive has been CANCELLED, including all satellite sites today and tomorrow, due to the American Red Cross tending to evacuations and shelters from flooding hitting surrounding areas.

Here is the complete list of satellite blood drive sites that have also been cancelled today:

Nescopeck VFW, 435 W. Third St., Nescopeck, PA
The Woodlands, 1073 Highway 315, Wilkes Barre, PA
Gentex Corporation, 324 Main St., Simpson, PA
First Union Methodist Church, 410 E. Mahanoy St., Mahanoy City, PA
Monticello Firehouse, 23 Richardson Ave., Monticello, NY
Cherokee Pharmaceuticals, 100 Avenue C, Riverside, PA
Athens Township Fire Hall, 150 Herrick Ave., Athens, PA
Jerusalem Lutheran Church, 252 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven, PA
Proctor & Gamble, Route 87, Mehoopany, PA

 11:30 a.m. ET – Today’s Blood Drive at Pocono Raceway has been cancelled due to flooding in surrounding areas. Additionally, all satellite blood drive locations have been shut down today. Please stay tuned for details on if there will be a make-up date scheduled and on the status of tomorrow’s satellite blood drives sites being open or not.

Comments

  1. Pat Leonard |

    I’m inquiring about the blood drive at the Pocono Raceway where you have the opportunity to drive your personal vehicle around the track, is that still on for today September 9th or is that been canceled. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks

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