Largest Blood Drive of The Year Next Week! - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Largest Blood Drive of The Year This Week!

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Inland Northwest Blood Center needs your help to recruit 1,300 donors during our Community Wide Blood Drive in the week leading up to the Fourth of July. Bikers, police, firefighters, hot rod drivers, youth groups and local military will be joining the "Call to Service" by greeting blood donors, encouraging the public to donate and by donating themselves!


Blood centers face difficulties recruiting donors before the Fourth of July because high schools and colleges are out of class and people are on vacation and not thinking about donation. There also tends to be an increase in the need for blood during this time because of recreational accidents.

 

 

 

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