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“It’s a very worthwhile cause,” said NHS president Jacob Crislip. “The more people who come and donate the more lives we can potentially save.” Donating blood is quick and easy. The whole process usually takes under an hour. Trained professionals simply run a few tests to determine if you are eligible to give on that day, and then withdraw lifesaving blood that is used for testing and transplants.
“It’s nice to know that I’m making a difference in someone’s life,” said senior Mallory Cicion. “It really doesn’t hurt that badly, and it’s great to know that I could possibly be saving someone’s life.”