It’s summer time, and that means the Red Cross is in need of blood donors.
The American Red Cross says it typically sees a drop in donors over the summer months, because people are out and about and not scheduling blood donations as often.
Right now, the supply is down about 10% across the nation.
Health officials say there’s a large need for people with negative blood types, since they can be used more widely.
But, any and all donations are needed and appreciated.
Click on the links below to find out more about donating blood in the area.