· The supply of Type O negative and Type B negative blood continues to be at critical levels and has not recovered.
· The summer months typically mean a decline in blood donations as donors become busy with seasonal activities and overlook donating blood.
· All blood types are need; especially O negative and B negative.
· While all blood types are needed during the critical summer months, type O negative blood is crucial because it can be transfused to patients with any blood type, especially in emergency situations.
Here are some drives coming up in Windsor where you may schedule an appointment
Friday, 6/15/12 Vantis Life
200 Day Hill Road 8:30 - 1:30
Windsor Town Hall 1:30 - 6:30
Please call 1-800-REDCROSS (733-2767) or log onto www.redcrossblood.org to schedule your appointment today! Thank you!