NBC 10 Annual Blood Drive... The results are in!

Thank you to all who gave the gift of life this holiday season.

On behalf of NBC 10 and The Rhode Island Blood Center, thank you to all of our viewers who came to the Crowne Plaza in Warwick on Monday to give the gift of life. The totals are in and we are proud to announce that 486 people presented to donate and 410 donations were collected. With each donation potentially saving up to three lives.The need for blood is constant. Donors can donate every 56 days, up to six times per year. If you donated blood Monday, you will be eligible to donate August 18, 2015.{}

And a special congratulations goes out to NBC 10 Health Check reporter Barbara Morse Silva who was honored for 20 years of dedication to the Blood Center.Again, thank you to those who turned out and we look forward to seeing you at the next NBC 10 blood drive!