Sailors give the gift of life

Naval Submarine Base (SUBASE) New London Executive Officer Cmdr. Reginald Preston donates blood during an American Red Cross blood drive held at the Chaplain Center onboard the base, Oct. 5. Look for “Some SUBASE Good News” on the blood drive in next week’s Dolphin to learn more about the collected units of blood and how it will help save lives. The Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that provides approximately 40 percent of the nation’s blood supply.