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Give Hope this September

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

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

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

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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. There is an increased need for research and treatment … Continue reading

Snap. Upload. Win.

- How and where do you show your VBS pride?    Show us your VBS donor pride now through September 30th by uploading a photo of your #VAisforDonors decal to Facebook or Instagram, and you will … Continue reading

Valley Broadcasters Blood Drive in Harrisonburg

- Join us Monday, August 14th at the Double Tree Hotel! We’ll be collecting blood from 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Local DJs from your favorite radio stations will be on site all day as well! Donors will … 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

- 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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