Events being held on Saturday for 5th anniversary of 1 October

A number of blood donation opportunities are scheduled in Albany and surrounding counties...
A number of blood donation opportunities are scheduled in Albany and surrounding counties following Hurricane Florence's wrath on the Carolinas. (Source: WALB)
Published: Sep. 23, 2022 at 2:41 PM PDT
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - The Vegas Golden Knights Foundation is hosting a memorial blood drive on Oct. 1.

This year marks the 5th anniversary of the 1 October shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.

Donors must make an appointment at donors.vitalant.org with the sponsor code VGK.

Organizers say there is an emergency need for all blood types, especially O-positive.

According to organizers, some Golden Knights players, Deryk Engelland, Chance and VGK cast will be on hand at City National Arena for the event.

The blood drive runs from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free parking is available at the Las Vegas Ballpark.

Other events will be held on Saturday as well:

Events being held on Saturday for 1 October
Events being held on Saturday for 1 October(FOX5)