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Friday, July 11


Kirk's Story

Summer is a time for making memories, ones that will turn into stories shared with younger generations, 100 times over. This summer, the Red Cross is excited to share amazing stories of donors and recipients, which we hope will inspire you to give.

The long drive. What Kirk calls his 15 gallon donation story, which began at age 16. His journey spans miles, media and now memories with his son.

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ATTENTION: Online appointment scheduling will be temporarily unavailable for scheduled maintenance from Saturday, July 12 at 6:00 PM EDT until Sunday, July 13 at 9:00 AM EDT. To make a blood donation appointment, please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Blood drive coordinators can contact their donor recruitment representative for assistance. We apologize for any inconvenience.


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