Red Cross hoping to avoid summer blood shortage

Jul 10, 2014

The American Red Cross in Peoria is hoping to prevent the summer shortage of blood that typically comes as area residents go on vacation. The local chapter is seeing fewer appointments at its blood donation centers and blood drives.

Red Cross in urgent need of blood

Jul 9, 2013

The American Red Cross is in urgent need of blood. The Peoria area organization is asking for platelet and blood donors of all types.