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Tennessee Valley

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)




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...
July 7, 2015
32nd Annual Paducah Donor Days Blood Drive   Dates: Wednesday, July 8 Thursday, July 9   Time:  7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  
July 6, 2015
Red Cross Battle of the Badges Begins Do you have the courage to donate blood?     
June 29, 2015
Red Cross urges blood and platelet donations to make up for expected shortfall due to Fourth of July holiday travel More than 40 percent of regular donors may be traveling and unavailable to give   The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment now to give blood or...
June 25, 2015
Special Red Cross blood drive held in honor of Lynn Kyrc Williamson and Davidson County residents encouraged to give blood    
June 17, 2015
Mix 92.9 and Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region partner to help save lives! Listeners encouraged to roll up a sleeve
May 29, 2015
Franklin Donor Day blood drive held in honor of Williamson County residents Jessica Wolstenholm and her mother, Janet Giglione Williamson County community encouraged to give blood (From Left: Jessica Wolstenholm and Janet Giglione)  
May 26, 2015
Nashville Area 2015 Annual Meeting
May 22, 2015
Goodlettsville community encouraged to help save lives Davidson and Sumner County communities encouraged to give blood   Members of the Goodlettsville community are encouraged to roll up a sleeve and give the gift of life at the My Goodlettsville blood drive Wednesday, June 3 from noon to 6 p...