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Donating to the Troops for Valentine’s Day (Jerrick Alexander, ASBP blood donor recruiter, Pentagon)
Valentine’s Day is when you express your affection to the special people in your life. Washington Headquarters Services, Executive Services Directorate, located at the Pentagon, showed their love for the troops by donating blood for wounded warriors through the Armed Services Blood Program. They sponsored their first ever ...

Guam Submarine Squadron Hosts Blood Drive (Navy Lt. Lauren Spaziano, Commander, Submarine Squadron 15)
Service members, Department of Defense civilians, contractors and family members from ships and submarines stationed on Guam came out in support of a mobile blood drive hosted at Polaris Point, March 1.

Helping Those Around Us (Wendy Binder, ASBP blood donor recruiter, Camp Lejeune, N.C.)
The Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune Blood Donor Center is always looking for donors with type O blood. NMCCL BDC is one of only two donor centers in the Armed Services Blood Program that freezes blood. O-positive and O-negative are the main blood types that are collected for freezing. This can often times be a challenge.

Outstanding Team Works to Meet the Mission (Deylon Douglass, ASBP blood donor recruiter, Fort Bliss, Texas)
Imagine being stuck inside a 16-passenger van for four to eight hours with the combined smell of energy drinks, beef jerky and orange-colored snacks while the only scenery is the lonely desert passing by. This is the life that the Soldiers and civilians of the Fort Bliss Blood Donor Center ...

The Hope and Goodwill of a Last Minute Donor (Wendy Binder, ASBP blood donor recruiter, Camp Lejeune, N.C.)
The Armed Services Blood Program depends heavily on its donors to help ensure that all active duty, family members and retirees have blood and blood products when needed. The Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune blood donor pool is made up of repeat ...

Annual Lifesaving Summer Blood Drives Coming to Fort Knox (Deylon Douglass, ASBP blood donor recruiter, Fort Bliss, Texas)
Every year, Army ROTC cadets from universities around the United States come to Fort Knox, Kentucky to complete their Basic and Advanced Courses; a developing and evaluating of their leadership skills and officer potential. Once ...