Every two seconds someone in this country needs blood. Also, as the number of COVID-19 cases rises, there is an urgent need for convalescent plasma to help patients battling the virus. The American Red Cross urges eligible COVID-19 survivors to sign up to give now to help current COVID-19 patients.
Help save a life, make an appointment to give blood today. Donation appointments can be made for the coming days and weeks by downloading the free Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or enabling the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides comfort to victims of disasters; supplies about 40% of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; distributes international humanitarian aid; and supports veterans, military members and their families. The Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to deliver its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or cruzrojaamericana.org, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.
Find a drive and schedule a blood donation appointment today.