NHS Blood Drive

NHS will be hosting their first blood drive soon. Here is some important information to know before the event starts. Who sponsors the blood drive? The National Honor Society sponsors the blood drive. How much is typically collected? The amount is roughly between 35 and 40 units of blood. How do students sign up to give bloodIf you are 16 and under, you need your parents’ permission. If you are 17 or older, you may sign up using the Red Cross app or by seeing Ms. Phillips. Why do people donate blood? People donate blood to give back. Every unit of blood collected helps save three lives. Some people do it for personal reasons such as having someone close to them who needs blood. When is the blood drive?The first blood drive is on November 1st. The second blood drive starts on February 27th, 2023, and the final blood drive begins on May 11th. We hope to see many students at WHS donate blood this coming