October blood donation opportunities

Blood Assurance Regional Blood Center will conduct public blood drives at the following locations:

  • Monday, October 10, 2:00p-7:00p, Russell County Medical Center, Lebanon, VA
  • Tuesday, October 11, 4:30a-12:00p, Mullican Flooring, Johnson City, TN
  • Tuesday, October 11, 8:00a-11:00a, People, Incorporated, Abingdon, VA
  • Tuesday, October 11, 12:45p-3:00p, Pioneer Chevrolet, Abingdon, VA
  • Wednesday, October 12, 7:30a-2:20p, Science Hill High School, Johnson City, TN (Listed as reminder for students and faculty. Not open to public.)
  • Thursday, October 13, 10:00a-5:00p, ACT/Fairview location-Day 1, Johnson City, TN
  • Thursday, October 13, 1:00p-6:00p, Rugby Rescue Squad, Mouth of Wilson, VA
  • Friday, October 14, 9:00a-4:00p, ACT/Fairview location-Day 2, Johnson City, TN
  • Friday, October 14, 9:30a-2:30p, Valley Health Care, Chilhowie, VA

Donors also welcome at Blood Assurance Donor Centers:

  • 16000 Johnston Memorial Dr., Medical Suite 110, Abingdon, VA
  • 100 Linden Square Dr., Bristol, VA
  • 1 Professional Park Drive, Suite 14, Johnson City, TN
  • 300 Clinchfield St., Kingsport, TN


Donors must be at least 18 years old (16-17 years old with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. The process usually takes about 30 minutes and includes a complimentary gift and snacks. Donors should eat a healthy meal and drink plenty of fluids -avoiding caffeine- prior to giving blood.

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