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Mattituck Lions, Fire Department hold joint blood drive, March 11

The Mattituck Lions Club and the Mattituck Fire Department will team up to hold a blood drive at the firehouse on March 11.

Every blood donation can save up to three lives, according to the New York Blood Center.

Each donor will receive a McDonalds coupon for a free large sandwich or premium salad.

Eligibility Criteria:

• Bring ID with signature or photo.
• Minimum weight 110 lbs.
• Age 16 – 75 (16-year-olds must have parental permission. Age 76 and over need doctor’s note)
• Eat well (low fat) & drink fluids
• No tattoos for past 12 months

For information about medical eligibility call 1-800-688-0900.

Donors can come to the firehouse on Saturday, March 11 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

For more information or to make an appointment, call Jim Murphy at 631-300-5520 or Robert Nine at 516-644-6143.