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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

April is Donate Life Month

- April is Donate Life Month! Did you know that patients undergoing an organ transplant will need blood during the procedure? Here’s a look at how much blood is needed depending on the procedure: Liver Transplant … Continue reading

Changes are coming to your online experience

- As VBS works to make the donor and volunteer blood drive coordinator process as easy as possible, we are excited to launch our new DonorView and AccountView websites! Starting February 1, when you log in … Continue reading

We need your plasma donation

- Virginia Blood Services is in very short supply of AB plasma. We need to ensure we have enough plasma to supply our local hospitals, especially as we enter into December and the holiday season. Plasma is … Continue reading

Triple Your Giving This Holiday Season

- Donate Blood. Feed the Hungry. Support Life.   For more than 40 years donors like you have shown your loyalty, providing the needed blood supply for our community. You are the Giving Type! Sunday, Nov. … Continue reading

Plant the Seed of Hope this September

- During the month of September, Virginia Blood Services will encourage donors and the community to “plant the seed of hope” by donating blood in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness. Blood is made up of three … Continue reading

Visit Donor-Rita-Ville!

- Back by popular demand, Summer in Paradise: Donor-Rita-Ville with Virginia Blood Services is going on during the month of July. With blood donors on vacation, and high schools and colleges hosting fewer blood drives, the … Continue reading

Music Saves Lives

- Virginia Blood Services is partnering with Music Saves Lives to give you a chance to hang out with the bands you love when the 2016 Vans Warped Tour comes to town on July 6th at … Continue reading