Canadian Blood Services working hard to attract new blood donors

Canadian Blood Services is working hard to attract new blood donors in Red Deer.

Recruitment teams will be out on the streets of Red Deer to sign up potential blood donors and book appointments to help launch the holiday Give campaign that runs from Nov. 21-Dec 31.

During the holiday Give campaign, Alberta needs 2,800 new donors and more than 17,800 appointments must be filled.

Canadian Blood Services recruiters in Give Life t-shirts will encourage people to donate blood and give a gift that can’t be bought.

Give recruiters, along with Jhoanna DelRosario, territory manager for Canadian Blood Services, will be at Red Deer College on Nov. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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