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Veteran’s Life Saved at a Young Age by Blood Donors

Aaron received as many as 14 blood and platelet transfusions donated to him by dedicated blood donors.


Aaron Hawley's life is brought to you by blood donors. He was diagnosed with leukemia when he was only four years old, leading to treatments for three and a half years. He most recently served his country in the U.S. Army before returning home to the Texas panhandle.

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