May 21, 2007
The Newsplex partnered with the Virginia Blood Services Monday for a blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. in the Key Rec Center in downtown Charlottesville.
Prizes from businesses such as Gold's Gym and ACAC were given out.
VBS provides blood services to hospitals and dialysis centers throughout central Virginia and beyond.
If you would like to donate blood, you must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds, be in generally good health, and pass a mini-physical. You can register for an appointment online.