Mukilteo answers the call for blood donations
Last updated 9/9/2020 at 12:26pm
For the last four months, Kathy Wilson has been trying to donate blood.
But appointments at Bloodworks Northwest's Everett Donor Center were difficult to schedule.
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for social distancing, Bloodworks Northwest had to pull all of its mobile units off the streets and discontinue its outreach to schools and businesses, which were a major part of its collection efforts.
"So what do we do?" Bloodworks marketing and communications manager John Yeager said. "We had to find a different way to do it."
The solution was to launch the country's first p...