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Get festive and support life!

- New Tacky Holiday Shirts, Nov. 15 – Jan. 4   We’re rolling out our new holiday shirts! Inspired by last year’s success and the tacky holiday sweaters (and tacky holiday sweater parties), we wanted to … Continue reading

Happy Hall-O-ween

- We want to draw your blood!  O type blood is the most commonly requested by hospitals, and Virginia Blood Services is calling all O blood type donors to donate red cells.   What are Red … Continue reading

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

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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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