In the wake of the tragedy at the Boston Marathon, there will be a need for blood donations and platelet donations as there were many victims.
Anyone looking to donate platelets (which have a short shelf life of 5 days and are already in a shortage) call 781.751.4222 OR email apheresisdonorMA@redcross.org to schedule an appointment.
Boston – 274 Tremont St
Braintree – 170 Forbes Rd.
Danvers – 99 Rosewood Dr.
Dedham – 180 Rustcraft Rd.
Raynham – 275 New State Highway
Springfield – 3500 Main Street Suite 1
Worcester – 381 Plantation Street Suite 110
For blood donations the American Red Cross will have walk-in blood donations at 274 Tremont street in Boston, TODAY from 1:30pm-7pm. If you can’t make this, PLEASE call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make a blood donation appointment.