To help meet the constant demand for blood donations and prevent blood shortages this winter, the American Red Cross is asking individuals and organizations to host a blood drive.
The Red Cross needs about 200 additional hosts to sponsor local blood drives in December, January and February.
The decrease in the number of blood drives during the winter can contribute to blood shortages.
More than 80 percent of blood donations are made at blood drives hosted by volunteers. A Red Cross repres...