Students Donating Blood for Annual High School Hero Challenge
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -
The High School Hero Challenge is an annual even that pits area high schools against each other for a good cause -- to help the Coastal Bend Blood Center.
Students were taking part in the challenge Tuesday at John Paul II High School. The point of the contest is for schools to compete to see who can gather the greatest number of blood donations in a single school year.
Officials at the Coastal Bend Blood Center said high school students make up of 30-percent of all blood drive donations.