SunCoast Blood Centers are asking Covid-19 survivors to donate plasma.
All blood donations will be screened for Covid-19 antibodies to find potential convalescent plasma donors.
Four Sarasota women have been elected to state and local boards of directors.
Red blood cells and plasma will be sent to a U.S. military hospital in Iraq.
The partners will hold at least one event each month, including at Streets of Paradise in October and FCCI Insurance Group in November.
SunCoast Blood Bank recently joined the National Blood Testing Cooperative, which provides testing services at cost.
The blood bank is especially in need of platelets.
Rei Lopez was recently appointed chief of laboratory services for SunCoast Blood Bank.
Real estate law attorney Juan Villaveces from the Sarasota office of the law firm Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP was recently named a new board member at SunCoast Blood Bank.
Why the SunCoast Blood Bank is so important.