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Benefits of Donating
- It feels great to donate!
- You get free juice and delicious cookies.
- It s something you can spare most people have blood to spare. yet, there is still not enough to go around.
- You will help ensure blood is on the shelf when needed most people don t think they ll ever need blood, but many do.
- You will be someone s hero in fact, you could help save more than one life with just one donation.
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