The Office of Black Catholics of the Diocese of Austin is sponsoring the 14th Annual “Blood of the Martyrs” Blood Drive in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The blood donation campaign will be held on Martin Luther King Day,  January 16, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. A Blood and Tissue Center van will be parked on Chalmers Street between 8th and 11th streets on the Campus of Huston-Tillotson University in Austin to accommodate those who want to give blood. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, have a picture ID and provide a Social Security Number at the time they donate. Advance sign-ups are being taken, so if you wish to donate blood or if you have any questions, please contact Johnnie Dorsey at or(512) 217-9616.

Monday, January 16, 2017 - 10:00am
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January 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
Huston-Tillotson University
11th & Chalmers Streets
Austin, TX 78702
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Johnnie Dorsey
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