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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 1600s to the present

 

Media Contact

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

Tiffany Taylor, External Communications Manager 
Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region
(205) 482-3867 (c)
tiffany.taylor@redcross.org

 

 

 

 
August 26, 2016
 Blood donations encouraged over the holiday weekend
August 23, 2016
Lawrenceburg community encouraged to give blood  
August 10, 2016
By: Candace Whitman Dressed in a white, Red Cross, short-sleeve button down, he can be seen blissfully walking through the halls of countless Tennessee schools and the American Red Cross Donor Center in Nashville where he is simply known as “the blood guy”.
August 8, 2016
 Blood donations urgently needed in the final weeks of summer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 8, 2016) — The American Red Cross and WKRN News 2 are teaming up to encourage eligible donors to end summer on a positive and potentially lifesaving note. The community is encouraged to roll up a sleeve...
July 27, 2016
  NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Davidson County Sheriff’s Office won the American Red Cross-Saint Thomas ‘Give & Get’ Battle of the Badges blood drive competition between the Nashville Metro Police and Nashville Fire Departments. A special awards presentation will be held...
July 14, 2016
  SPRING HILL, Tenn. — The American Red Cross and Allendale Elementary PTO are teaming up to host a postponement blood drive in honor of 10-year-old Rebecca Gardner, an Allendale Elementary student fearlessly battling cancer. The drive is Wednesday, July 27, from noon to 5 p.m. at...
July 7, 2016
  ANNA, Ill. – The American Red Cross, Coad Chevrolet-Buick-Ford and Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC) are teaming up to urge individuals to do something significant to help patients in need this summer. #GiveNow, by donating blood on Wednesday, July 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m...
July 7, 2016
 Help to save lives with the Red Cross and WPSD Local 6 on July 13-14   PADUCAH, Ky. (July 6, 2016) — Make a difference in hospital patients’ lives this summer by taking the time to donate blood. With schools out and families on vacation, donors may be less apt to give, but...