Red Cross needs more blood donors

Local News

ILLINOIS (WCIA) — The American Red Cross is asking for your help with blood donations.

Officials say there were over 27,000 fewer blood and platelet donors over the holiday season. Right now, they have a less than three-day supply of most blood types. Their goal is to have a five-day supply.

Now, the Red Cross is calling on donors to give the Gift of Life by donating blood. There are several blood drives happening around the state.

Click here for more information.

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