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Think Pink. Think Platelets.

- Did you know that specific blood types are best utilized for platelet donations? Some cancer treatments cause a loss of platelets. These specialized blood cells help control blood clotting. When platelet levels fall too low, … Continue reading

University Drives

- College students and employees continue to support life through blood donation.              Below are upcoming drives at colleges and universities throughout the state. October 16th | University of Virginia Facilities Management-Bloodmobile, 11 … Continue reading

Catch the Spirit!

- As an active blood donor you understand the importance of community.  We do, too!  So we’re asking you to Catch the Spirit! of giving with Virginia Blood Services and our local high schools. Our High … Continue reading

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Donate Blood. Feed the Hungry. Support Life.

- Donate Blood. Feed the Hungry. Support Life. Just like blood, food donations are low during the summer months. Being the giving type, you know that every donation makes a difference. We are holding food drives … Continue reading

EXTENDED: Experience Donor-Rita-Ville!

- Summer has an extended stay in Donor-rita-ville! Due to popular demand, we are extending your Summer in Paradise with Virginia Blood Services. Now through August 31, 2014, experience Donor-rita-ville at our community donor centers. Traditionally, … Continue reading

Amp Up Your Summer: Concert Ticket Giveaway

- Celebrate life this summer with music, friends, and fun by “rocking and rolling up your sleeve”. As a THANK YOU for being the giving type, Virginia Blood Services is partnering with local concert venues for … Continue reading

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