Penn State competes against Michigan State in blood drive

State College, Centre County, Pa. - Penn State is hosting its 24th Annual Blood Donor Challenge against Michigan State from October 30 through November 17. 

Both universities compete to collect blood, each setting a goal for 1,100 units. Whoever gets the most wins!

The event, taking place at both campuses, is due to a lack of blood supply and donations in the region during the holiday season. 

Appointments are highly recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. All donors will receive a 2017 Challenge t-shirt designed by a current PSU student.

To make an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

More information can be found by contacting Melissa Wolf at Melissa.Wolf@redcross.org or by calling 814-659-5139. 

2017 Schedule:
10/30, 10/31, and 11/1 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the HUB
11/2 from 1:00 PM to 6:30 PM at Pollock Commons
11/3 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Hammond Building 
11/6 from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center
11/7 from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM at the Hintz Family Alumni Center
11/8 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM at the Millennium Science Complex
11/9 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Waring Commons
11/13 and 11/14 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the HUB
11/15 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the HUB
11/16 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the HUB

 


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