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American Heritage Credit Union hosts 8th Annual Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, October 20, 2017  
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PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 20, 2017) — American Heritage Credit Union hosted their 8th Annual Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, October 13, 2017 on their main campus located at 2068 Red Lion Road, Philadelphia, PA.

American Heritage employees were given the opportunity to donate blood to support the American Red Cross. On the day of the event, 33 donors gave blood and two of the 33 donors gave a “Power Red” donation. A Power Red donation is a concentrated dose of red cells, the part of your blood used every day for those needing transfusions as part of their care. Red blood cells are the most commonly transfused blood component, and therefore the most needed. Since they carry oxygen throughout the body, they are essential to hospital patients.

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