Red Cross Experiencing Worst Blood Shortage in Over a Decade
New Glarus Community Blood Drive is Your Opportunity to Help!
January 27, 2022
In recent weeks, the Red Cross has had less than a 1-day supply of critical blood types. With blood product distributions to hospitals outpacing donations coming in, the Red Cross is facing a crisis that is threatening patient care. The dangerously low blood supply levels have forced some hospitals to defer patients from major surgery, including organ transplants. Blood and platelet donations are critically needed. Please give: rcblood.org/donate.
The New Glarus Area EMS is hosting a Blood Drive on Saturday, February 12, 2022, from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., at their station, 401 3rd Street...