West Oaks hosts 7th Annual Honoring Our Veterans Blood Drive

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Tomorrow, November 10th, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm the 7th Annual Blood Drive Honoring Our Veterans will be held at West Oaks Farm Market in Winchester.

The Red Cross has continued to report the urgent need for blood as supplies have dwindled.

To thank donors and create some holiday cheer, the movie The Elf and Red Cross have teamed up to give away officially licensed socks to donors beginning tomorrow through November 30th.

At the Honoring Our Veterans blood drive, donors and veterans will receive a sausage breakfast or burger lunch as well.

Make an appointment at RedCrossBlood.org and search vetdrive23.

Walk-ins are welcome, as well.

Remember to prepare before donating by getting a good night’s sleep, eating a healthy meal with iron rich foods, and hydrating with an extra glass of water.

To learn more about The Elf and Red Cross giveaway, click here.

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The Am. Red Cross reports a server shortage of blood

battle of the badges blood drive

The American Red Cross is reporting a server shortage of blood.

You can make an appointments to make a donation at redcrossblood.org use your zip code for a location near you.

There is a drive today Jun. 22 at the Winchester Donation Center at 561 Fortress Dr. Winchester with some availability.

Tomorrow Jun. 23 the American Legion on 8 Street Front Royal has a blood drive with an opening.

There will be a drive Thursday Jun. 24 at the Winchester Donation Center with availability as well.

On Jun. 30 you can join the River 953 at the Virginia Hills Church 737 Rockland Rd. Front Royal blood drive.

You can give blood every 56 days with one donation you could save three lives.

Anyone making a donation in June will receive a $5 gift card.

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