Archive for October, 2010

Will You Answer The Call?
[ This post was written by Kathie Manchester, Director of Information Technology – and social media buff – at the Rhode Island Blood Center. ]

Donating blood is a commitment of time.                       

It makes you feel good because you’re giving back to the community. You’re helping others, and there’s a certain pride that comes with giving the gift of life. Blood is a resource that can’t be obtained in any other way than by people donating it.

It takes about an hour of your time. You’ll fill out a questionnaire and provide the center with information – stuff like your name, date of birth, address, phone number.  “Hey, wait a second! My phone number? I’ve heard that after I donate, you’ll call me and then call and call and call…”

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