JOINT BASE ANDREWS, MD. (WJZ) — The Armed Services Blood Program will run two blood drives at the Joint Base Andrews base theater in May to help with higher demand during the coronavirus pandemic.
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The ASBP provides blood products for service members, veterans and their families.READ MORE: Inside The Case: How Federal Agents Built Their Investigation Into Catherine Pugh's 'Healthy Holly' Book Scandal
The joint operation works with military services to collect, process, store, distribute, and transfuse blood worldwide.MORE NEWS: 3 Dead In Domestic-Related Laurel Shooting, Child Hospitalized
“More than ever, donations to the military community are mission-critical,” the organization said in a statement Wednesday.