A little girl named Jacqueline has her open heart surgery delayed because a shortage of type o negative blood. She is not alone. Every two seconds someone in America needs a blood transfusion. Severe winter weather and cold temperatures across the country have lead to an urgent need for all blood types, especially type o negative.  Won’t you help make a difference for someone like Jacqueline?  Patients in need are counting on you. Give blood and help us make up the shortfall. The call 1-800- RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org

The Sun Life Rising Star Awards program supports students and nonprofit organizations that are committed to building a stronger future through education.

Since 2010, Sun Life has invested nearly $4 million in grants, scholarships, and other resources. Our Rising Stars provide hope that together we can beat the odds.

Learn more about how you can get involved, click here.

Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center is a full-service children's hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. As part of Tufts Medical Center, Floating Hospital for Children is the principal teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine. Floating Hospital for Children offers a comprehensive range of pediatric services from prevention and primary care to the most sophisticated treatment of rare and unusual conditions. Their focus and mission every day is to improve the lives of children and their families.

Learn more HERE

Country 102.5 invites you to pitch in to help feed America -  and those hungry right here in Massachusetts. Thousands are hungry, and you can help. Visit Feedingamerica.org to contribute and make a difference....and thanks....from Country 102.5