Where to Donate Blood in Hoboken + Jersey City This Winter

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Blood donations are always in need. Donations are needed more than ever now, according to the American Red Cross, since its blood supply has reached a 10-year low. Covid-19, its variants, and recent natural disasters that have injured many people have led to an increase in demand.

If you are interested in helping, schedule an appointment at one of the upcoming blood drives and/or host a blood drive at your organization. The basic requirements to give a pint of “whole blood,” which is the blood that flows through everybody’s veins, are being at least 16-years-old, weighing 110 lbs or more, and being in good health and feeling well. We listed the locations in Hoboken and Jersey City where you are able to give blood. Read on to schedule an appointment or get more information at an upcoming blood drive in the area.

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Hoboken

Saturday, February 26, 2022, 10AM – 3PM – American Red Cross blood drive

Saint Francis Parish Center
308 Jefferson Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
201-659-1772

Schedule an appointment online or call 1-800-RED CROSS.

Neighbors and organizations can host a blood drive with help from American Red Cross. Hosts provide a suitable location, get the word out about the blood drive, build a team to recruit donors, and schedule donors for appointments.

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Jersey City

Jersey City Medical Center RWJBH
355 Grand Street
(Conf. Rooms 5 & 6- Behind Cafeteria)
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Neighbors and organizations can organize a RWJBarnabas Health blood drive within the community. Please call Sally Wells at 732-558-4983 or email sally.wells@rwjbh.org for details.

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As a freelance writer, Louise covers topics such as health to local happenings to insurance to pets. She has called Hoboken home for five years and enjoys discovering new things about the Mile Square City and its history. Passions include traveling, working out, reading, and finding captivating streaming series. She is also a playwright and screenwriter and has directed theatre and short films. She loves spending time with her family, which includes three fur babies that were all rescued as kittens.