If you're able to, donate blood. The hurricane stopped all blood drives down there. You can donate a pint of blood and it won't cost you a dime !!
"Hospitals are having issues, they’ve probably lost power so they’re refrigeration probably out, so blood from this area will more than likely will help immensely,” says Summers.
Eric Franchois says Life South needs more people in their chairs like Jordan because in order to donate to a crisis afar, they first have to fulfill their commitment at home.
“We’re now calling out for more donors to help us meet that extra need that we’re helping to fulfill along with the other community blood centers across the country," says Franchois.
After they reach their local quota, they'll send extra pints of blood, plasma and platelets down to the Greater Houston area.