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Fayetteville Tax Preparer Offers Free Services For Blood Donations

Posted March 10, 2003 1:41 a.m. EST

— Donate blood in Fayetteville and you can get your taxes done for free.

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center has had a critical shortage of blood. Tax Preparer Ray Baker thought he could help.

Through March 15, anyone who donates blood at the Blood Donor Center will receive a coupon for free tax preparation.

The Blood Donor Center is located at 3357 Village Drive.

Anyone in good general health, age 17 or older, weighing 110 pounds or more, is a likely donor. Anyone wishing to donate must show positive proof of identification. Acceptable forms of ID are a driver's license, a state-issued ID card or a military ID card.

For more information on this and

other blood drives

call (910) 609-6300.