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Am. Red Cross in urgent need of blood donors

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The American Red Cross reports a 10 percent drop in donations nationwide.

There is an urgent need for donors the current low supply affects the supply at local hospitals nationwide and here in our Lord Fairfax Health District as well.

It is believed the drop in donation is due to a number factors weather being one and the pandemic another.

There are several blood drives next week in our area including next Fri. Jan. 21 at the Front Royal American Legion and Jan. 25 at Front Royal Fire Hall.

You could set an appointment right now using the zip code 22630 at redcrossblood.org.

Any appointment can also be made close to your home using your zip code at redcrossblood.org.

Appointments can be made well into the future as well with donors able to give every 56 days.

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