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OT: Hood River area blood drives?

 
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shred_da_gorge

Since 12 Nov 2008
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PostSun Jul 25, 21 4:39 pm    OT: Hood River area blood drives? Reply with quote

While we suffer through one of the windiest summers I can remember, it's important to note the urgent deficiency of our region's blood supply. I'm looking for opportunities to give blood in Hood River and not finding many. Any other pointers besides this one?
https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&zipSponsor=97031

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shred_da_gorge

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PostThu Sep 02, 21 4:51 pm     Reply with quote

Hey just an update on this, there are some upcoming blood drives at the Hood River Valley Adult Center in the heights and Waucoma Building (where you can walk over and replenish yourself at Crush afterward). I managed to squeeze into one of only a few open slots at the Adult Center a few weeks ago, and tried my first "Power Red" donation since my blood type is O+.

https://www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/how-to-donate/types-of-blood-donations/power-red-donation.html

Personal tips: hydrate a bunch beforehand, and don't give them your phone number unless you're prepared to hear them ask for your help a lot.

Find open slots to help out here:
https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=97031

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