American Red Cross Thanks MAVFC
By Secretary Janet Woodfield
October 1, 2021

The Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company received a thank you from the American Red Cross for hosting blood drives at our Reception Hall. They shared the following information with us from the latest drive in September.

Goal: 43
Registered: 42
2RBCs (Power Red Donation): 4
Deferrals: 2
Quantity Non-Sufficient: 0
Collected: 44
Total Collected for the Fiscal Year (1 July 2021 - 30 June 2022): 90

For each unit of blood collected, 3 lives can potentially be saved. With the September donations, 132 lives could have been saved.

The Red Cross and the Fire Company would like to extend their sincere thanks to those who donated. The next blood drive is Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at the Fire Company's Reception Hall located at 1008 Twin Arch Road.