Red Cross calls for 7000 extra people to donate blood

November 8 2021 - 11:00pm
GIVE: Lifeblood spokesperson Shae Burns and Bendigo Lifeblood centre services officer Lauren Canfield are urging more people to donate blood locally. Picture: BRENDAN McCARTHY

AUSTRALIAN Red Cross Lifeblood urgently needs an extra 7000 people to donate blood over the next fortnight and is urging donors to keep their appointments as cancellations and no-shows rise.