USA: ‘Muslims for Life’ blood drive held at Milwaukee mosque


Organizers say it’s their way of remembering the victims of 9/11 and the Boston Marathon bombing — by saving lives through a blood drive.

Ahmadiyya Times | News Watch | US Desk
Source/Credit: Fox 6 Now WITI | Milwaukee
By Stacy Oatman | September 7, 2013

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The “Muslims for Life” blood drive held on Saturday, September 7th wasn’t just about saving lives, but also about changing misconceptions.

The campaign, which is part of a nation-wide effort, was held at the mosque on Milwaukee’s northwest side.

Organizers say it’s their way of remembering the victims of 9/11 and the Boston Marathon bombing — by saving lives through a blood drive.

They are also hoping interactions with others will begin to change any misunderstandings about their community.
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