The American Red Cross Connecticut Region has sent 100 units of blood products to Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. They are encouraging Connecticut blood donors to make appointments to give blood in the coming days. To make an appointment, call 1-800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767) or go to their website.
Wednesday's snowstorm hurt Red Cross blood collections. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images.)(credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images