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Red Cross in 'Critical' Need of Blood Donations Due to Harsh Winter and Flu Season

Health & Wellness  (tags: blood, donations, giving )

- 511 days ago -
Please roll up your sleeves. The Red Cross won't take my blood anymore, but I'm sure plenty of Care2 folks out there can spare a pint!


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Animae C (509)
Monday January 29, 2018, 4:55 pm


Walter F (128)
Monday January 29, 2018, 5:28 pm
I had to be a receiver recently so I benefitted from somebody's else's donation.When able again I will resume donating.

Glennis W (393)
Monday January 29, 2018, 5:41 pm
I am also a receiver but unable to give which I wish I could Thank you for caring and sharing Freya

Shirley S (187)
Monday January 29, 2018, 7:23 pm
I wish your Red Cross well.

Mary T (356)
Monday January 29, 2018, 7:57 pm
thank you Freya for sharing the article...wish I can donate blood but I lived in Europe in the early 80s so I'm preventing from donating, even though I had donated for 10 years...damn Mad Cow Disease, it occurred after I left West Germany but I still cant give

Glenn B (197)
Monday January 29, 2018, 8:20 pm
I donated yesterday.

Colleen L (3)
Monday January 29, 2018, 9:16 pm
We shall . Thanks Freya

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Tuesday January 30, 2018, 3:01 am

Tanya W (65)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 3:32 am
Noted with hope 💝

Pat B (356)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 6:10 am
We do!
Passing on.

Thanks, Freya for post.

Les M (4)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 9:56 am
i used to donate but unfortunately i have a condition that i can no longer do it. i just want to assure anyone who is afraid that it is quick, easy and you get oj and a cookie afterwards!

Darren Woolsey (218)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 11:53 am
Shared news article all over social media to raise and spread awareness.

Sheryl G (359)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 4:42 pm
My son donates frequently but I'm unable. Thanks for putting out the call Freya, this sometimes just is forgotten in our day to day lives.

pam w (139)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 8:14 pm
I gave blood yesterday (I'm a regular donor) and was surprised to hear about how the flu is reducing donations. a life....give blood!

Raleigh k (358)
Tuesday January 30, 2018, 10:17 pm
Shared, ty, Freya

Patrice Z (16)
Wednesday January 31, 2018, 1:36 am
Checked the schedule for blood drives in my area. On my calendar! Thanks for sharing!

Mandi T (367)
Wednesday January 31, 2018, 1:37 pm
Noted with thanks

Sara G (104)
Thursday February 1, 2018, 9:14 am
Thanks for putting out the reminder, Freya.
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