New York Blood Center

Donate blood and get free tickets to the game
News Queens Courier Staff 7/23/2013 at 3:38PM

Sports fans and good Samaritans can help save lives and earn free game tickets at the same time by donating at local blood drives. Give blood and enter for a chance to win Super Bowl tickets The Warren Ackermann Memorial Blood Drive will take place at Emanuel United Church of Christ, 91st Avenue and Woodhaven [...]

Donate blood and receive free Mets tickets
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/20/2012 at 12:47PM

On Tuesday, August 21, there will be a blood drive at the Bay Terrace Shopping Center, where donors will receive free Mets tickets. The drive, organized by the New York Blood Center and Councilmember Dan Halloran, will take place from 4:00 to 8:30 p.m. at 211-39 26th Avenue in Bay Terrace. To make an appointment, visit

Mount Sinai Queens blood drive June 28
News Queens Courier Staff 6/27/2012 at 9:47AM

On Thursday June 28, from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.,  Mount Sinai Queen and the New York Blood Center (NYBC) will hold a blood drive. NYBC’s mobile donor coach will be parked outside the entrance of the hospital at 25-10 30th Avenue in Long Island City. “Summer is crunch time for us,” said NYBC Vice [...]

‘Model’ kid turned her cancer into her cause
‘Model’ kid turned her cancer into her cause
Education & Kids Toni Cimino 4/13/2012 at 8:56AM

Soon you’ll be seeing a lot more of Carly Rose Nieves. The 16 year old from Middle Village, who her mom calls “not your typical teenager” will soon be emblazoned on the fleet of 75 vehicles for the New York Blood Center (NYBC). Part of the NYBC’s “rebranding campaign,” Nieves, a freshman at Christ the [...]