September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month
Meet Angel. Angel has sickle cell disease and depends on blood transfusions to help her battle this devastating illness. About 100,000 people in the United States suffer from sickle cell disease, mostly African-Americans. Many of these patients are children who need regular blood transfusions to save their lives.
September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month. Help patient’s like Angel by donating blood this month. Find a donation location near you by visiting www.BloodHero.com and enter your zip code. You can also donate at one of our Donor Center’s located in Lafayette, Baton Rouge and Morgan City
Whole blood, plasma and platelet donations are currently needed. On the left side of this page, click on Schedule an appointment to find a donor center or blood drive near you.
“ You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you” – John Wooden.
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