Demand for blood donations on the rise

By Amy Cherry 2:04pm, June 30, 2014
The Blood Bank of Delmarva desperately needs blood and platelet donors.

The non-profit says the upcoming 4th of July holiday is increasing the need, saying current blood inventories are "inadequate."

The Blood Bank needs A positive and universal blood type O Positive the most.

Donations are in such high demand, they'll accept walk-ins.

You can donate blood at the following locations:

Christiana Donor Center
100 Hygeia Drive
Newark, DE 19713
Mon-Th: 7:30am-7:30 pm
Sat: 7:30am-2:00pm
CLOSED FRIDAY, July 4

Wilmington Donor Center
913 N. Market Street, First Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
(Validated Parking)
Mon & Tues: 10:30am-5:00pm
Wed & Thurs: 7:00am-1:30pm
CLOSED FRIDAY, July 4

Dover Donor Center
221 Saulsbury Road
Dover, DE 19904
Mon-Wed: 12:30pm-7:00pm
Thurs: 8:30am-3:00pm
Sat: 7:30am-2:00pm
CLOSED FRIDAY, July 4
NOTE: Due to the upcoming 4th of July holiday, center will be open until 5:00pm on July 3.

To schedule an appointment visit click hereor call 1-888 8-BLOOD-8.






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