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Houchin Blood Bank asking for donations due to low blood supply

Posted at 6:29 PM, Feb 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-13 21:31:32-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — According to Houchin Community Blood Bank, due to recent wet and cold weather, there has been a decrease in blood donations.

With several weeks of winter ahead as well as forecasted severe winter weather, the blood bank is concerned.

Houchin is asking anyone interested in giving blood to consider scheduling an appointment to make a donation.

You can make an appointment by calling (661) 616-2505 or clicking here. You can also donate in person by walking in at either of the Houchin locations.