Hampton High School will host a Scholarship Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 30 Friday, February 1in the High School Auxiliary Gym, 2929 McCully Road, Allison Park. The blood drive will run from 7:15 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. The blood drive is being operated by Vitalant (formerly Central Blood Bank).
The blood drive is in honor of Hampton High School Junior Sam Triulzi, who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in May 2018. He has been undergoing intensive treatment and has required multiple blood and platelet transfusions.
Appointments are recommended by not required. Walk-ins are welcome. To make an appointment, students should contact Ms. Melanie Haynes in the Nurse's Office. All others please call 412-492-6384 or visit vitalant.org, click on the "Donate" button and search for code HS010029.
All participating donors will receive a Pittsburgh Penguins knitted hat. Donated blood saves lives and supports the Hampton High School Scholarship Program.