Richmond Fire hosting blood drive Monday

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Photo courtesy Richmond Fire Department

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Fire Department is hosting a blood drive Monday.

It will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at their headquarters, located at 201 E. Franklin Street.

“Someone in the U.S. needs a blood transfusion due to surgeries, cancer treatment, chronic illnesses, or traumatic injuries every two seconds. You could spend your lunch break saving a life,” the city of Richmond said in a press release.

Parking will be available behind the building and on the street, as available.

To schedule an appointment, visit here or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Drop-ins are also welcome.

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