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Donation, Not Discrimination: Lift The Blood Donor Ban

For years, I helped save lives and brought joy to my life by donating blood. My blood type is needed and sometimes in short supply. Yet the FDA’s decision to ban gay and bisexual men from donating blood in the 1980s ended my ability to help others through this simple act. 357 more words

LGBTQ

Blood Drive (Part 1/3)

“Excuse me, but is there anyone here who wants to participate in the blood drive?”

The attention of the entire classroom swiveled towards the open front door, thirty-one pairs of eyes – some expectant, some curious and some wary – examining the somewhat unremarkable attendant who had entered following a polite series of knocks. 885 more words

Fiction

Blood Drive at the Pelion Library

I scheduled a #RedCross blood donation via http://3cu.be/blood. Join me at206 Pine St., 29123 6/9/2015

Personal

Blood & Good Charlotte

I got a couple of extra days of work this week, so will be busy all weekend. Whoop!

I donated blood on Monday. Was I nervous? 287 more words

Me Me Me

Save a life!

Although the Boston Marathon was yesterday and normally I’d be psyched about running in honor of the greatest running event in the world, I did not run. 663 more words

Life

Volunteering for Blood Services

The American Red Cross Blood Services relies on the generosity of volunteers, not only as blood and platelet donors, but also to help with various aspects of our humanitarian work. 244 more words

Volunteer