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Blood Donor

(image: courtesy of New York Blood Center)

Man Injured In Taxi Accident Emphasizes Importance Of Blood Donation

A New York man who lost both of his legs after being hit by a taxi met the men and women who donated 75 units of blood to help save his life.

10/25/2013

A woman donates blood at the New York Blood Center (credit:  Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NY Blood Center Issues Call For Donors

Blood Center Vice President Rob Purvis says supplies tend to dwindle when schools let out and people go on vacation.

06/10/2013

Credit American Red Cross Of Greater New York

Red Cross And Miss New York USA Contestants Team Up To Raise Awareness About The Need For Blood Donations

While donations are collected throughout the year, January is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month, a time when the Red Cross reaches out and thanks blood and platelet donors around the country.

01/13/2013