The Lane Blood Center needs donations, and they want to help wildland firefighters. They're hoping the community will answer the call with two charity events this month.
With people on summer vacation and college students away until the fall, there are fewer blood donors available. And local traumas have depleted inventories of o blood types.
Vignos: "We need O types, which is O negative and O positive. And we also need A positive blood right now."
That's Cynthia Vignos with Lane Blood Center.