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The resources on these pages provide current information for media professionals to share with their audiences. We invite members of the press to use this information or to contact our communications staff for additional statistics, commentary on current issues, or to arrange interviews with staff experts.

 

Additional Resources

  • National Media Resources Center
    Visit the American Red Cross National Media Resource Center for the latest press releases and other information to help share stories about the Red Cross mission.

  • Blood Facts and Statistics
    Facts about blood, the donation process, blood components, testing, the need for blood and the American Red Cross Blood Services

  • History of Blood Transfusion
    A pictorial timeline highlighting significant moments in the history of transfusion from the 1600's to the present

 

Media Contact

If you have questions or would like to schedule a media interview, please contact:

Regina Conway, External Communications Manager 
Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region
(615) 346-7810 (p) (615) 330-9819 (c)
regina.conway@redcross.org

 

 

 

 
September 1, 2015
The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who come out to donate blood or platelets during September. “We are pleased to partner with Sport Clips Haircuts in September nationwide, and through their generosity, offer a coupon for a...
September 1, 2015
PADUCAH, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2015) — For the ninth year, the American Red Cross is proud to partner with Paducah Power System for the Power for Patients blood drive.   The blood drive will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9 and Thursday, Sept. 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Robert Cherry...
September 1, 2015
  The American Red Cross is partnering with the Tennessee Titans and Saint Thomas Health for the first-ever “Give and Get” blood drive and health fair on Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the East Club at Nissan Stadium.
August 4, 2015
 The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients and is calling on eligible donors with O negative, B negative and A negative blood to give now to prevent an emergency situation. Blood donation appointments can be quickly and easily scheduled by...
August 3, 2015
94FM The Fish and Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region partner to help save lives! Listeners encouraged to roll up a sleeve
August 2, 2015
Nashville's News 2 and Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region partner to help save lives! Viewers encouraged to roll up a sleeve
August 2, 2015
Red Cross Battle of the Badges Begins Give blood in honor of Williamson county resident Faith Grier
August 2, 2015
Special Red Cross blood drive held in honor of Tony Doran Maury County residents encouraged to give blood   The American Red Cross is proud to hold a blood drive in honor of Maury county resident and cancer survivor, Tony Doran. This special event will be held on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 7:45 a.m...
July 17, 2015
Rebel Hills Florist hosts 6th annual blood drive Presenting American Red Cross donors receive one dozen roses FREE, while supplies last  
July 7, 2015
Special Red Cross blood drive held in memory of William Ray Cookeville residents encouraged to give blood   The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive in memory of William Fredrick Ray on what would have been his ninth birthday on July 21.  The drive will be held at UBS Financial...