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Charlottesville Broadcasters for Blood Drive

- Join us Wednesday, June 7th at the Double Tree Hotel in Charlottesville! We’ll be collecting blood from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Local DJs from your favorite radio stations will be on site all day as well! … Continue reading

Virginia Transfusion Medicine Seminar

- On June 1, Virginia Blood Services, the Institute of Transfusion Medicine (ITxM) and the University of Virginia Health System will host the Virginia Transfusion Medicine Seminar in Charlottesville, VA. Leaders from the transfusion medicine industry will … Continue reading

Free Smoothies for RVA Blood Donors

- Saves Lives. Drink Smoothies. During the month of May, Virginia Blood Services and Tropical Smoothie Cafe are partnering to thank blood donors for their life saving donations. All participating Richmond area blood donors will receive … Continue reading

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Memorial Day – Remembering Those That Served

- In the days leading up to and including Memorial Day, we will encourage participating donors to honor a veteran with a blood donation supporting life-saving transfusions that occur every day.  When you present to donate … Continue reading

Honoring Mothers in May

- In honor of mothers and caregivers of children, Virginia Blood Services has launched the Mothers of May (M.O.M.) campaign.  The campaign recognizes moms who have personally been impacted by the gift of life, or who … Continue reading

You can win a Target gift card!

- Have you ever considered scheduling your NEXT donation appointment when you come in to donate? Doing this helps us and you (since we won’t need to call you after your donation and ask you to … Continue reading

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Press Releases

Local Broadcasters Ask Richmond to “Drop The Excuses”

- Virginia Blood Services holds 12-hour Broadcasters Blood Drive to help combat summer shortages. Virginia Blood Services (VBS) in partnership with local media will host a 12-hour blood drive on Monday, June 25 at its headquarters … Continue reading

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Saving Lives Takes All Types

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Saving Lives From Start to Finish

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First Time Donor

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