East Sacramentans came together and saved lives at the annual 38th Street Blood Drive. The event featured a BBQ, drinks and plenty of community spirit. Two blood trucks from The Blood Source processed the donations.
Blood Facts From America’s Blood Centers
4.5 million Americans will a need blood transfusion each year.
43,000 pints: amount of donated blood used each day in the U.S. and Canada.
Someone needs blood every two seconds.
One pint of blood can save up to three lives.