Bridge Partners Blood Drive 2024

Bridge Partners Blood Drive 2024
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Join us in donating blood during a critical time:

Join us in saving lives! Your blood donation can make a critical difference for patients in need. Be a hero today by giving the gift of life. This season poses challenges for donations, with illnesses and travel affecting availability. Now, more than ever, your contribution is crucial. Bridge Partners is proud to collaborate with Red Cross. Donate blood and be a part of our community’s lifesaving efforts. Every drop counts!

Fast facts about blood donation:
• Every 2 seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood.
• Most donated red blood cells must be used within 42 days of collection.
• All blood types are needed to help patients; the need for type O negative is especially acute.
• Only 7% of U.S. residents have “universal” blood.
• 1 in 7 people entering the hospital will need a blood transfusion.
• Less than 10% of the population eligible to donate blood does so.
• Blood makes up 8% of the human body.
• 1 in 4 of us will require a blood transfusion in our lifetime.