All types are needed. Region has 1–2 day supply of platelets and types O and B- blood.
In the last few weeks, appointments have dropped significantly, and we have seen an increase in donors not showing up. We are beginning to struggle with fulfilling the platelet orders from local hospitals to help their patients, so it is vital that we increase the platelet supply as soon as possible.
Sign up to donate blood in April or May, and we'll donate $1 to Global Blood Fund's Ukrainian support efforts. After your appointment, you will be prompted to complete a simple online registration. You must register in order for RIBC to make a $1 donation on your behalf!
Unsure if you're able to donate? Curious about the qualifications? Visit our FAQ page! You may also contact our Medical Team at email@example.com.
We have updated our covid safety protocols. Among other changes, masks are now optional for donors and staff.
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Even little superheroes need heroes. When you give blood, you help save kids like Chris Jr. of Charlestown, RI.