TODAY: Emergency Blood Drive in Lakewood | Sponsored by Bikur Cholim and TLS

Blood supplies at New Jersey Hospitals remain critically low due to the cancellation and postponement of hundreds of blood drives during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Access to blood for transfusion is critical to hospitals’ ability to treat urgent and planned surgical procedures and chronic illnesses.

The good news is that you can help.

An emergency blood drive sponsored by Bikur Cholim and TLS, will be held at the Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus on Thursday, June 17, 2021,from 1:30 to 7:30 pm. The drive will be held in the Schulman Conference Center on the main floor of the hospital.

Type O blood is particularly in short supply at the present time but all blood types are needed. I.D. is required to donate. 

Medical eligibility questions can be answered by a Blood Service staff person by calling 732-235-8100 ext.  248. Appointments are strongly encouraged and available at or by calling the Blood Service  at732-235-8100 ext. 221.

Masks will be required.

If you have received a COVID-19 vaccination please bring your vaccination card with you. Recent travel related questions and temperature monitoring is in effect at all blood drives.



This content, and any other content on TLS, may not be republished or reproduced without prior permission from TLS. Copying or reproducing our content is both against the law and against Halacha. To inquire about using our content, including videos or photos, email us at

Stay up to date with our news alerts by following us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

**Click here to join over 10,000 receiving our Whatsapp Status updates!**

Got a news tip? Email us at, Text 415-857-2667, or WhatsApp 609-661-8668.

Check out TLS's latest Instagram Posts

There are 4 Comments to "TODAY: Emergency Blood Drive in Lakewood | Sponsored by Bikur Cholim and TLS"