Donors during the 2-day event gave enough blood to help 177 other people in need.
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Donations are critical to maintain a stable blood supply for surgeries, medical emergencies, and for supporting patients battling life-threatening illnesses like leukemia and other cancers.
"Thankfully, area sports teams, venues, and businesses have rallied to make this creative new approach for blood donation possible in this crucial time.”
There has been a significant drop in donations nationwide due to social distancing mandates and COVID-19 concerns.
The number of blood donations has been reduced due to social distancing and the cancellation of blood drives.
Bloodworks Northwest is seeking donors, especially of type O blood, after sending an emergency shipment of 34 blood components to hospitals in North Carolina and…