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National Blood Donor Month 2017

- Since 1970, January has been designated as National Blood Donor Month (NBDM) to encourage donors to give or pledge to give blood. Virginia Blood Services recognizes and thanks our dedicated blood donors who give blood … Continue reading
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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

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

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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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Adopt-a-Cot Program

- Adopt-a-Cot at Virginia Blood Services   Virginia Blood Services needs 400 donors a day to meet the demand of more than 20 area hospitals. In order to meet this goal, we need your help. If … Continue reading

September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month

- September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month Virginia Blood Services is committed to working to improve patient care for sickle cell patients in the communities we serve. Did you know? Our hospitals require access to specific … Continue reading

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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

- Click the preview image to download the Saving Lives Takes All Types brochure in PDF format.

Saving Lives From Start to Finish

- Click the preview image to download the Saving Lives From Start to Finish brochure in PDF format.

First Time Donor

- Click the preview image to download the First Time Donor brochure in PDF format.

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