MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – Virginia Blood Services and WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center have partnered to hold a public blood drive. The drive will take place from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, June 30 in the Center’s 8th Floor Classroom.

Walk-ins are welcomed, but appointments are advised to avoid longer waits. Please schedule appointments at

If you have any questions or to schedule an appointment, please contact Mary Knapp at 540-238-8109. 

VBS is the sole supplier of blood products to Berkeley Medical Center. Please consider giving the gift of life.

About Virginia Blood Services
Founded in 1974, Virginia Blood Services is a private, nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) corporation. As a part of the Institute for Transfusion Medicine (ITxM), it serves WVU Medicine hospitals in Ranson, Martinsburg, and Keyser, West Virginia.  The organization employs more than 260 people and annually conducts more than 2,700 blood drives and collects nearly 115,000 donations. Call Virginia Blood Services at 800-989-4438, or visit, if you have questions about your ability to donate blood, to schedule an appointment to donate, or to schedule a blood drive.

For more information: Teresa E. McCabe, WVU Medicine Eastern Panhandle Vice President of Marketing and Development, 3