May 3, 2017 – Legislator Leslie Kennedy
(R-Nesconset) attended the New YorkBlood Center’s Annual Chairperson Recognition Event where she was honored for all
the work she has done with New York Blood Center over the past few years. Kennedy is known for holding a number ofblood drives each year in order to replenish the blood banks in New York and
beyond. Providing lifesaving blood is a cause that is near and dear toLegislator Kennedy’s heart, and thus she was awarded the Life Saver Award for
her work in 2017.
During her time in office, LeslieHas collected over one thousand pints of blood, and she continues to collect
blood through various blood drive events running throughout the year.
“It is my great privilege to be honored by New YorkBlood Center,” Legislator Kennedy stated, “I will continue providing blood
drives and I hope that my office can make a difference.”
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