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Halloween Blood Donation Event

Sterling, VA – Blood Shortages are Scary! Help us boost the supply available for patients in our community and join us at our Halloween Center Event on October 31!!   As a thank you, all donors will receive a themed long-sleeved Halloween t-shirt*!  Plus, we’ll have special snacks (“Frankenfurters,” cupcakes and more!) and decorations!

All blood transfused in hospitals comes from volunteer blood donors. One blood donation takes less than an hour and can help save up to three patients. To make your appointment to donate blood or to learn more, please call 1-866-BLOODSAVES or visit

Who:   Inova Blood Donor Services
What:  Halloween Blood Donation Event
When: Wednesday, October 31 (Halloween!)
Where: Our three center locations are in Annandale, VA; Centreville, VA; and Sterling, VA.

Participating Center Locations:
CentreMed Donor Center OPEN 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (special hours)
Dulles Donor Center OPEN 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (special hours)
Woodburn Donor Center OPEN 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. (regular hours)

Sign up to reserve your appointment now!  Visit and click on Upcoming Events, or visit, or call 1-866-BLOODSAVES (1-866-256-6372).

Photo ID Required. Please allow one hour for your blood donation and allow 90-120 minutes for your platelet donation. Platelet donors should not take any aspirin or aspirin-related products within 48 hours prior to donation. Visit to learn more about platelet donation.

Inova Blood Donor Services

*One gift per donor, while supplies last. Must complete screening process on the day of the event.

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