(Orlando, Florida June 12, 2016) Blood donors are responding to the urgent need for blood donations in light of the tragic mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. The blood center is at full capacity and is asking donors to help over the next several days to help replenish the blood supply. To make an appointment, please visit www.oneblood.org or call 1.888.9DONATE (1.888.936-6283).
Generally healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. To learn more about the importance of blood donation and how donors can target the power of their blood type visit oneblood.org.