American Red Cross

Red Cross asks for donations

Red Cross asks for donations

The American Red Cross is asking for platelet, type O negative and AB blood donors to give after winter weather caused more than 250 blood drive cancellations in the country.

 

“All blood types are needed to meet the constant need of patients, and there is a significant need now for platelet and type O negative and AB donations to help some of the most vulnerable patients,” said Bernadette Jay, external communications manager for the Mid-Atlantic Red Cross Blood Services, in a news release. “We ask that you schedule an appointment to roll up a sleeve to help save a life in the coming...

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