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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...
June 23, 2016
Blood donors needed during challenging summer season   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 23, 2016) — The Fourth of July is a time of patriotic celebration, family fun and the creation of lifetime memories. Yet, it can also be one of the most challenging times for blood donations due to summer...
June 23, 2016
  NASHVILLE, Tenn.  — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood in the weeks surrounding Independence Day to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients now and throughout the summer.