2018 Red Cross Blood Drive Information



Once again the American Legion Jersey Boys State program will be holding a blood drive on the campus of Rider University. The 2018 session will be the 13th annual blood drive! Each year The American Red Cross collects between 80 and 100 units of blood that can help provide for between 250 and 300 hospital patients! Our goal this year is to sign up 120 donors and collect 100 units this year for the American Red Cross. Please use the link below to sign up for a time slot on Thursday of this year's session between 12 noon and 6 pm.



American Legion Jersey Boys State

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Rider University - Bart Luedeke Student Center

12 noon - 6 pm

MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY BY Clicking here
Or SIGNUP ON YOUR SMART PHONE
Enter sponsor code: ALJBSRider

To Download App: Search "American Red Cross Blood" in your App store


Not sure if you can donate?
  1. Verify Eligibility via website: Minimum Weight: 110 lbs; Minimum age: 16/must present parent permission form; 17 and older no permission required; Eligible if last donation was on or before 04/26/2018.
  2. Important: donors need to bring Photo I.D.
  3. Medical/Travel eligibility: check website at www.redcrossblood.org
  4. Questions: call 1-800-RED CROSS

* 17 and over do not need parental consent. If you will be 16 on the day of donation please click here for the Parental Consent form.
And check out Donor Eligibility Guidelines by clicking here.

New Features for Donors:
RapidPass: Donors can complete pre-reading and donation questions online any time 12am-drive time; must be same day as the drive.
  1. Visit www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass
  2. Read the information
  3. Answer the questions
  4. Print the pass or email it to yourself
Phone App: donors can use their digital I.D. on the App for registration, and vital signs taken the day of the drive will upload to their App.



Please Consider donating Double Red Cells: Click Here
Tips to boost your iron level: Click Here
Donor Eligibility Guidelines: Click Here or call 1-800 RED CROSS
Donation Tips: Click Here
Donor Recipient Stories: Click Here
Sickle Cell Disease Donor Program: Click Here


Please bring picture identification and remember to eat a healthy breakfast and drink alot of fluids before donating!

If you have any questions, please contact: 1-800 RED CROSS