United Blood Services hosts "Scrub for Blood" - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

United Blood Services hosts "Scrub for Blood"

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A local service organization and a fraternity have teamed up with a blood provider to increase the blood supply over the Memorial Day holiday.

It was all part of the annual, "Scrub for Blood" at United Blood Services.

Volunteers with the Lion's Club and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity worked to grill hamburgers and hot dogs and wash cars for blood donors.

The volunteers say rare blood types such as AB-negative and AB-positive are particularly needed this time of year.

Copyright 2011 WDAM. All rights reserved.

 

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Raycom Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.