Log in for unlimited access. It was fall fun for all, complete with hayrides, face painting, and free, low-cost games and activities for children at the Adams Fairacre Farms annual Harvest Fest in Pougkeepsie.
The difference for were the two New York Blood Center donation trucks on site for a blood drive in honor of Robin Schade - I Love NYs Harvest late Don Adams — the son of the founder of the Adams Fairacre Farms, who died at the age of 87 just this August. This blood drive coming at the perfect time as the New York Blood Center announced the region's blood supply has never been lower.
Jonathan Nieves answered the call for donors and donated blood in the middle of enjoying harvest fest with his family. I have a family and if something happened to mine I wish I'd have someone there to give blood too," Nieves said. Newsletter Sign-up for our weekly newsletter of the week's best stories. Weather Alerts View full list of weather alerts.
Closings and Delays Check the latest closings and delays for schools, business, Robin Schade - I Love NYs Harvest churches around the Hudson Valley. Log In. LOG IN. The center hopes events like Here Today - The Chameleons - Live From London (DVD) will help end the blood shortage in the area. Nieves has never donated blood before but wanted to set an example for his daughter.