Cox Radio Helps Raise Over 200 Pints of Blood
January 12, 2011 at 9:55 AM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP RICHMOND, VA (WKHK K95, WKLR 96.5, WHTI HOT 100.9, WURV 103.7 THE RIVER) and VIRGINIA BLOOD SERVICES joined forces for the RESOLUTION BLOOD DRIVE 2011 on 1/10 at the SHERATON PARK SOUTH.
This annual blood drive collected 207 pints of blood and over the past three years, the event has collected 971 pints of blood. With each pint saving three lives, that’s almost 3,000 lives saved. The event took place from 7A-7P in the ballroom of the SHERATON PARK SOUTH, 9901 MIDLOTHIAN TURNPIKE. All four CMG RICHMOND stations broadcasted live all day, encouraging listeners to come out and help save lives.
Historically, JANUARY is the month with the most crucial need for blood donations and this year was no different. VIRGINIA BLOOD SERVICES is the sole provider of blood to all area RICHMOND hospitals. For more information on how you can help give the gift of life, click here.
More information about RESOLUTION BLOOD DRIVE 2011 can be found here.