Canadian Blood Services loses 40 per cent of their regular donors every year as a result of illness or travel.
And, in the summertime, many regular donors are on holidays.
Ann Chabert with CBS says there is especially a need for O negative donors……
(for Coast): The next blood donor clinic in Nanaimo is at Beban Park beginning next Tuesday.

(for Juice): The next blood donor clinic in the Cowichan Valley is at the Island Savings Centre right after the September long weekend.