Posted at: 11/22/2012 4:36 PM
Updated at: 11/22/2012 8:40 PM
It's one of the most common answers when people say what they're thankful for, their health.
Because of that health, a number of people decided to give back.
The American Red Cross held blood drives across our area. The Red Cross says the holiday are a perfect time to start a new tradition of giving, with your friends and family.
The Red Cross says fewer people donate blood during the fall and winter months, so the need during the holidays is always greater. To find a time and place where you can donate, click here.