City Council President Cynthia Borrego Supports APD and AFR Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

Councilor Cynthia Borrego donated blood at Cottonwood Mall today.

July 16, 2021

City Council President Cynthia D. Borrego invited the Albuquerque Police Department and Albuquerque Fire Rescue to duke it out for credit on her blood donation today. Officers and Firefighters flipped a coin for rights to the Councilor’s blood donation and Albuquerque Fire Rescue won!

Battle of the Badges builds camaraderie among local first responders through a friendly competition to see who can recruit the most blood donors.

The Battle of the Badge Blood Drive will be held at Cottonwood Mall’s Lower Level on:

  • Friday, July 16th, from 12-5pm
  • Saturday, July 17th, from 12-5pm
  • Sunday, July 18th, from 12-5pm

“We invite community members to Cottonwood Mall and show your support for the City of Albuquerque Public Safety Departments. Let’s work together to build a Healthy City!” said Councilor Borrego.