Student Nursing Association Sponsors Blood Drive this Friday at Gardner-Webb University

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Blood Drive Organized by Community Blood Center of the Carolinas

blood driveBOILING SPRINGS, N.C. — The Gardner-Webb University Student Nursing Association (SNA) invites members of the community to join GWU faculty, staff, and students in giving blood to save lives on Friday, Oct. 28 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in Elliott Hall on the campus of GWU.  The blood drive is organized by the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas CBCC).

For more information about the blood drive, call 704-477-4888 or email

The need for blood is never ending.  In fact, more than 300 pints are required every day in the treatment of the CBCC’s local patients.  There is no substitute for life-saving blood; it cannot be manufactured or reproduced.  People who suffer from cancer, heart disease, and other major illnesses need blood on a regular basis. For more information, visit

Located in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb University was founded in 1905 and is home to over 4,300 students from 37 states and 21 foreign countries.  Gardner-Webb seeks a higher ground in higher education – one that embraces faith and intellectual freedom, balances conviction with compassion, and inspires in students a love of learning, service, and leadership.