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Bassett students to host blood drive to help with shortage

BASSETT – The American Red Cross is experiencing a blood donation shortage. At the end of 2018, fewer blood drives were hosted and many were canceled as a result of hurricanes. In an effort to help, two Bassett High School marketing students part of the DECA club are hosting a blood drive Friday.

To sign up, click his link:, search for this drive by using the zip code 24148 and select a time.

To donate, e-mail Blood Drive Coordinator Victoria Mitchem at

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