Alabama News Network Sponsors Upcoming Donor Round Up
The summer months can mean a shortage for blood donations just when need for life saving supply spikes.
Alabama news network is teaming up the American Red Cross to help save lives.
The summertime is usually a critical time for blood donations, and this summer is no different.
According to the Red Cross, Although an estimated 38% of the U.S. population is eligible to donate. Fewer than 10 percent actually do so each year.
While they need everyone's help, the greatest need is for O negative, A negative and B negative blood.
This Tuesday, come out to Eastdale Mall from 10A.M.-7P.M for alabama news network's "Donor Round Up" to help save lives.
If you can't make it Tuesday, the red cross still urgently needs your donations and encourage you to call 1-800-REDCROSS for other donation locations.