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Charlottesville Broadcasters for Blood Drive

- Join us Monday, January 9th at the DoubleTree 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

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

Virginia Transfusion Medicine Seminar

- On May 26, 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

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

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