|Greeley Estates will headline a Music Saves Lives concert Sept. 28.|
|Derek Alvarado, a senior majoring in economics and political science, donates blood as part of the Music Saves Lives blood drive.|
A special Associated Students Inc.-produced Music Saves Lives blood drive will be giving away free tickets to a concert with rock band Greeley Estates in exchange for a blood donation to the American Red Cross.
Music Saves Lives blood drives work to educate students about the importance of donating blood. The Cal Poly Pomona Music Saves Lives blood drive is schedule Sept. 26-27, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Bronco Student Center, Andromeda Suites.
Potential donors 17 years and above, weighing at least 110 pounds and in good health are encouraged to sign up. Though walk-ups will be welcomed, donors are encouraged to schedule a time in advance at www.musicsaveslives.com/Events.htm and then clicking on Cal Poly Pomona. Donors each receive two tickets.
The Greely Estates concert will be Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Bronco Student Center, Ursa Major Suite. Doors open at 7 p.m. Handcrafted kick-off the concert at 8 p.m.
Greeley Estates is a five-man post-hardcore rock band based in Phoenix, Ariz. Their latest album Far From the Lies (2006) includes “Remember”, “Life is a Garden,” and “Too Much CSI.”