Red Cross facing ‘severe’ shortage, in need of donations

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Red Cross says it is facing a severe blood shortage.

The organization says it saw a significant shortfall in donations in September and October.

According to the Red Cross, it usually sees a decline in donations around the holidays.

It’s asking people to donate now to prevent the shortage from getting worse over the winter.

An appointment to donate can be made at this link.

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