The Wayne Interfaith Network (WIN) is sponsoring two blood drives on Aug. 22:
, 2 to 8 p.m.
, 1 to 7 p.m.
Donors must be in good health, between 16 and 75 years old, and weigh more than 110 pounds.
WIN is a group of houses of worship in Wayne that host charity and philanthropic events on a regular basis.
According to the state Department of Health and Senior Services, only 3.6 percent of eligible people in New Jersey donate blood on a regular basis, compared to 5 percent nationwide.
Donors 16 years old and younger need their parents written permission; donors 76 years old need a doctor’s written permission.
For more information about the blood drive at Packanack Community, call Virginia at 973-907-7354.
For more information about the blood drive at Calvary Temple, call Gladys at 973-692-1349, ext. 254 or e-mail her at email@example.com.