Enon VFD Blood Drive

 8-19-2014 400pm-700pm  -- The Virginia Blood services will be at the ENON Volunteer Fire Station from 4pm to 7pm Aug 19th .

 Please all of you stop in and give blood invite your neighbors, friends, and family members to give.  The last several years we have been able to collect 20 pints of blood.   I hope we can do 30 or more donations this year.    

 Thanks,  

Captain Bruce Vecchioni

 


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