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Orland Park resident Brian Bybee gives blood March 25 at the Orland Township Activity Center. Photos submitted
Orland Park resident Roderick Samson participated in the March 25 donation.
Elise Mayer, of Chicago’s Mount Greenwood neighborhood, participated in the March 25 drive.
Will O'Brien, Contributing Editor
9:38 pm CDT March 27, 2020
An Orland Park woman’s blood donation advocacy efforts have kicked into high gear sooner than expected as a response to the coronavirus. Marie Fuesel, a leukemia survivor The Orland Park Prairie profiled in January, has been working for months to plan a large-scale summer blood drive in coordination with the American Red Cross, Orland Township, Village of Orland Park and other area organizations.