U.S. Embassy Budapest 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive

  • 8 Sep 2016 12:40 PM
U.S. Embassy Budapest 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive
On the 15th anniversary of 9/11, the U.S. Embassy and the Hungarian Red Cross are organizing a blood drive to honor the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and to commemorate the U.S. National Day of Service and Remembrance.

Location: Hungarian Red Cross Budapest headquarters, 5th district, Arany János u. 31.

Time and date: 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Press availability: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Friday, September 9.

Ambassador Colleen Bell and Deputy Chief of Mission David Kostelancik will be in attendance, and will be available for short interviews with the press about this event.

We look forward to seeing you there! Registration is compulsory, by sending an email by 4 p.m., September 8 to Anna Katona, katonaa@state.gov.

As this is a public event, be prepared to undergo a security check at the entrance. Do not bring laptops, iPads or any similar devices as those will not be allowed in. Cell phones are allowed. Still and video cameras will need to be screened.

The event is being supported by Coca Cola and Burger King.

Visit U.S. Embassy Budapest online: https://hungary.usembassy.gov/

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