Red Cross Charles Drew Blood Drive set for August 16

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The American Red Cross is urging blood donors to give blood in the final weeks of summer to help overcome a chronic summer blood shortage.

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Marines now stationed in Japan to the island between 2024 and 2028. "I think that we do not have any good options", Mistry said. Today, Naval Base Guam is the home port for four nuclear-powered fast attack submarines and two submarine tenders.

As a special thank you, those who come out to give blood or platelets with the Red Cross now through August 31 will be emailed a $5 Target eGiftCard. The Red Cross encourages eligible donors to make an appointment now to support hospital patients in critical need by giving lifesaving blood. Donors who contributed earlier in the summer may be eligible again. Donors can also complete pre-reading and health history questions online at Red Cross RapidPass and print out the form on the day of the blood drive. This giveaway is not sponsored by Target. Donors with all blood types are needed, especially those with types O negative, A negative and B negative. To locate a drive near you log onto http://www.redcrossblood.org/ or by calling 1-800-REDCROSS. "We are committed to strengthening our community and to that end meet community needs through blood donations", said Barbara Timm, Director of Programs.

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A separate report from the Labor Department showed an unexpected uptick in initial jobless claims in the week ended August 5th. Cempra (CEMP) helped to lead the biotech sector lower, extending the pullback seen over the course of the previous session.

Blood drives are held all over the area.

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Blood donors must be in general good health and feeling well, be at least 17-years-old and be at least 110 pounds.

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