General

WE NEED YOU

- Blood supplies coast-to-coast are dangerously low due to a severe dip in donations leading up to and following the July 4th holiday, prompting a coordinated nationwide call for donors of blood all types. Current forecasting … Continue reading

Donor-Rita-Ville Tee Shirts

-   Traditionally, summer is a time for vacation and enjoying time off.  However, one in seven people entering the hospital this summer will need blood. The need for blood is constant and never takes a … Continue reading

Type O Negative

- WE HAVE AN IMMEDIATE NEED FOR O NEGATIVE BLOOD. IF YOU ARE AN O NEGATIVE BLOOD DONOR, DONATE AND BE ENTERED INTO A RANDOM DRAWING ONCE A WEEK FOR A $100 GIFT CARD.  Your blood … 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

February is Heart Health Month

- During the month of February, ITxM blood centers will encourage donors and the community to “love their heart” by educating them about heart health awareness.   The American Heart Association has defined what it means … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

- Spring is finally here!   You can put away the shovels, the salt and dust off your baseball glove because Virginia Blood Services wants to send you to a Washington Nationals home game! Present to … Continue reading