On Tuesday, September 22nd the University of East-West Medicine and Herguan hosted a blood drive on their shared campus in Sunnyvale, CA in order to aid the American Cancer Society and victims of the Valley Fire in California as well as the Nepal earthquake victims. The drive was supported by UEWM President Ying Qiu Wang and Bishwash Lohani, Director of Public Relations. With the organization of the American Red Cross, President Wang and Lohani were able to bring in more than 20 donors. Blood drives are an important service, and in this case, provided a resource to three causes. Each person’s donation of blood has the potential to help up to 4 people in need.