Giving blood during the pandemic with the American Red Cross

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Blood donations are needed everyday to keep up with the intense demand, and the American Red Cross is always there to assist. Kianna Price talked today with Jackie Grant, Executive Director of the American Red Cross, Southwest Chapter, about the need of blood donations during the pandemic, and what services donating blood serves, such as platelets and plasma.

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