Blood Donations

Winter is here. And due to the season's especially severe cold weather, the American Red Cross has missed out on thousands of blood donations. So it's teaming with HBO for a "Game of Thrones"-themed campaign to help fill the gap.
CNN
February 20, 2019 - 5:17 pm
By Ryan Prior, CNN (CNN) -- Winter is here. And due to the season's especially severe cold weather, the American Red Cross has missed out on thousands of blood donations. So it's teaming with HBO for a "Game of Thrones"-themed campaign to help fill the gap. The partnership, branded #...
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Red Cross blood donations
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Justin Udo
November 26, 2018 - 5:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's not the fiscal gifts the American Red Cross is looking for. The humanitarian organization is asking for blood donations on Giving Tuesday. "We're at a point right now where we have less than a three-day supply of blood at hospitals and trauma centers in our...
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Red Cross blood donations
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Tim Jimenez
July 22, 2018 - 11:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Red Cross said it is in desperate need of blood, and hospitals in Philadelphia and across the country need people to roll up their sleeves. Blood donations typically drop during the summer, according to the Red Cross, especially around the Fourth of July...
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Blood donation
Lynne Adkins
April 22, 2018 - 3:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- You can honor a fallen hero by just rolling up your sleeve next month. Michelle Scolnick holds blood drives four times a year in honor of her mother, but the event on May 8 is in memory of Captain Matthew LeTourneau, a Philadelphia firefighter who was a regular blood...
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