On October 3, 2015 the JAC school was buzzing with activity as pop music played in the background, creating a festive environment for the annual blood drive. Normally at the school you would find workers in class, welding, rigging or going over structural steel work. This Saturday the shop was filled with beds, as teams from the New York Blood Center were onsite for the annual blood drive.
Members and their families had a chance to socialize while waiting for their turn. In some cases they may be working together on
By Mary Frost
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Roughly 3,000 people from across the tri-state area gathered in Cadman Plaza Park in Downtown Brooklyn on Saturday to kick off the inaugural St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer.
The event, which featured a 5K walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, music and games in the park, raised funds to help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital find cures for children battling cancer. St. Jude never charges families for treatment, and the majority of funding for the hospital comes from contributors.
The walk was led by Eric Trump