Blood Drive Underway To Honor 9/11 Victims

MIAMI (CBS4) – On the eve of the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks, South Florida’s Muslim community is taking part in nationwide blood drive.

The “Muslims for Life” campaign was launched by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community to honor the victims of 9/11 and spread the message that Islam emphasizes the sanctity of life.

Their goal is to collect 10,000 unit of blood by September 11th.

The blood drives will take place at:

Sept. 8th
Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N Federal Highway
Ft. Lauderdale

Sept. 9th
Hallandale Beach Cultural Center
410 SE 3rd Street
Hallandale Beach

Sept. 11th
Yellow Green Farmers Market
1940 N 30th Road

Those planning to donate can Click Here to register and reserve a donation time.


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