Rob Purvis

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

Blood bag (file / credit: clipart.com)

Blood, Platelet Donations Needed During Holiday Season

It’s that time of the year when people take breaks from school and work and when blood and platelet donation levels become vulnerable.

11/26/2011

Blood Donation - File / Photo: AIZAR RALDES/AFP/Getty Images

Snowstorms Take Toll On NYC Blood Supply

The New York Blood Center is issuing an emergency appeal for donors.

01/28/2011