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Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Nancy Kotowski, County Superintendent of Schools

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9-11 Memorial Blood Drive

9-11 Memorial Blood Drive

Thursday, Sep 3, 2015

Public Invited to Participate in 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive

Donors Can Schedule Appointments Online

Salinas, CA – According to nationwide data from the American Red Cross, someone needs a unit of blood every 2 to 3 seconds, and most of us will need blood in our lifetime.  To help supply the need, the Monterey County Office of Education (MCOE) is partnering with the American Red Cross to host the 14th Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive on Friday, September 11, 2015 at the MCOE offices at 901 Blanco Circle in Salinas.

The Blood Drive will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and is open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred.  To schedule an appointment, go to and enter sponsor code MCOE or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

WHAT:                 American Red Cross 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive

WHERE:               Monterey County Office of Education – Room D
                             901 Blanco Circle, Salinas CA, 93901

DATE:                  Friday September 11, 2015

TIME:                  10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

CONTACTS:         Denise Lang (MCOE) at 831.784.4227

                           American Red Cross (Salinas) at 831.424.4824