Empire City Casino Partners with New York Blood Center in Response to Emergency Blood Donation Appeal; Hosting Local Blood Drive August 17 in Casino’s Good Time Room

Public Urged to Help the Cause

Pre-Register Available at NYBloodCenter.org

(Yonkers, NY) – Stop (and donate) in the name of blood! Empire City Casino and New York Blood Center (NYBC) are teaming up in response to an emergency blood donation appeal. To help replenish the region’s critically low blood levels, Empire City and NYBC will hold a public blood drive on Friday, August 17 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the casino’s Good Time Room on the third floor. Empire City Casino is located at 810 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY and offers free general parking for all guests and participants.


As a token of appreciation for making a life-saving donation, all blood drive participants will receive a voucher to redeem a pair of tickets to a 2018 Mets game at Citi Field. Participants will be able to choose from a list of available game dates to fit their schedule and rivalry preferences