Health & Wellness

The Father John Piccione Memorial Blood Drive, September 27th

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PATERSON, NJ - Father John Piccione, also known affectionately as "The Padre", was the Chaplain for the Paterson Fire Department for nearly ten years: In 2009 he lost his battle with Leukemia.

Last year the Father John Piccione Memorial Blood Drive sponsored by Paterson FMBA Locals 2 and 202 collected over 75 pints of blood.

This year's Father John Piccione Memorial Blood Drive will take place on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fire Headquarters Training Room, 300 McBride Avenue in Paterson.

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