Update: How You Can Help The Victims of The Las Vegas Shooting

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Last night, tragedy struck in Las VegasNevada when a gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest Festival, a country music festival held right outside the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino. The terrorist attack turned into the largest mass-shooting in the history of the United States with over 59 people killed, and over 500 injured.

Many people across the United States are wondering how they can help the victims and their families. One way is donating blood. Below, we have provided a list of where you can donate blood to directly help those affected by these horrible attacks.

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Blood Donations

For those living in the Las Vegas area, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department posted the adress of a clinic that is taking donations directly to the victims.

In addition, a list of Las Vegas clinics has been floating around on Twitter. All of these are approved places to give blood.

 

Clinics in St. George Utah (about an hour outside of Vegas) are taking donations as well.

Other Ways to Help

For those who are out of the state and are looking to locate loved ones, LVMPD has provided a number you can call.

Trauma Counselors are currently in need at the Mandalay Bay, the site of the shooting. Please contact if you can help.

All MGM International properties (including Excalibur, Luxor, MGM Grand, Bellagio, New York-New York, Circus Circus, Monte Carlo, The Mirage, Mandalay Bay and more) released this statement regarding those who are in need of counseling. This is open to guests, victims, employees and others effected by this tragedy.

University of Las Vegas, Nevada and University of Nevada, Reno have counsellors available for students.

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