American Red Cross Blood Drive

The Fishkill office of Emery & Webb Insurance will be hosting a Blood Drive on Thursday, May 8th.

 

  • 1 pint of blood can save up to 3 lives
  • More than 41,000 blood donations are needed every day
  • The blood type most often requested by hospitals is Type O
  • The American Red Cross estimates that 38% of the U.S. population is eligible to donate blood
  • Less than 10% of the U.S. population donates blood each year

(statistics taken from http://www.redcrossblood.org/learn-about-blood/blood-facts-and-statistics)

 

JOIN US

When:  Thursday May 8th, 12pm – 5pm

Where:  989 Main Street, Fishkill NY (Emery & Webb Insurance parking lot area)

Requirements:

  • Be healthy
  • Be at least 17 years old
  • Weigh at least 110 lbs.

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