Severe Blood Shortage Due to Coronavirus Outbreak Please schedule an appointment to donate blood.

The American Red Cross now faces a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations during this coronavirus outbreak. Healthy individuals are needed to donate now to help patients counting on lifesaving blood.

Donating blood is a safe process and people should not hesitate to give or receive blood. Watch this video on the safety and need for blood donations.  Right now, eligible and healthy donors are strongly urged to make an appointment to give soon. But please postpone your donation for 28 days following travel to China and its special administrative regions, Hong Kong and Macau, as well as Iran, Italy and South Korea, or if you’ve been diagnosed with or have had contact with anyone with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19. What to know about Coronavirus and our enhanced blood donation safety protocols.

PLEASE make an appointment today and share this information with your friends and neighbors.  Click here to make an appointment.  Thank you.

Below is a list of upcoming drives this week:

 

Parole Rotary Club, March 24, 2020

To be held at the Double Tree Hotel located off of Riva Road, here in Annapolis

210 Holiday Court

Annapolis, MD 21401

7am-11am.

Sign up Link:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f084caba92ea5fb6-parole

 

Woodland Beach VFD, March 28, 2020

529 Londontown Road, Edgewater, MD 21037

9am to 2pm

Sign up Link:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f084caba92ea5fb6-woodland4

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