Islamic Center of Baton Rouge, Lifeshare Blood Center, and LSU MSU host weekend blood drive

Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB
Updated: Apr. 19, 2018 at 5:30 AM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Islamic Center of Baton Rouge is partnering with Lifeshare Blood Center and LSU's Muslim Student Association to host a community blood drive this weekend.

This will be the 11th semi-annual blood drive at the center. There will be food and refreshments for attendees. Donors should eat a healthy meal, bring a picture ID, and be at least 17-years-old. Individuals who are 16-years-old can donate blood with parental consent.

For more information, call the Islamic Center of Baton Rouge at 225-387-3617.

Organizers say they want people to come to donate blood and learn about the Muslim community in Baton Rouge.

The blood drive will be held between 1 and 6 p.m. at the Islamic Center of Baton Rouge. It's located at 820 W Chimes St.

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