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Tennessee Valley

 
January 27, 2011
Winter storms cause more blood drive cancellations The latest winter storm on the East Coast is causing more blood drive cancellations and the American Red Cross is urging people in unaffected areas of the country to schedule a blood donation in the coming days. 
January 24, 2011
Call is issued for all eligible donors to help replenish decreasing supply   Severe winter weather throughout much of the eastern half of the United States in recent weeks caused the cancellation of more than 14,000 blood and platelet donations through the American Red Cross, with around 1,...
January 19, 2011
RED CROSS HOLDS BLOOD DRIVE IN HONOR OF ANDY DUNN McMinnville Child Diagnosed with Neuroblastoma at age 4   [Nashville, Tenn., Jan. 19, 2011]   The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive in honor of McMinnville child, Andy Dunn.    Andy is a 7-year-old second grade student...
January 13, 2011
This week’s winter storm has forced the cancellation of hundreds of American Red Cross blood drives along the eastern seaboard, causing a shortfall of more than 8,000 blood donations in the southeast and northeast corners of the country.  
January 5, 2011
  Attention guys and gals!  Strap on your blue suede shoes and put on your best poodle skirts.  It’s time to Rock and Roll Up Your Sleeve with the American Red Cross and Elvis Presley Enterprises.  
December 22, 2010
  Goodlettsville Residents Turn T-Shirts into Quilts Chris Casa Santa and Billy Jared are Lifelong Blood Donors   (Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2010)  
October 18, 2010
  The Nashville Area Chapter and the Tennessee Valley Blood Services Region welcomed staff and volunteers to a Movie in the Park event on Friday, Oct. 15.  Volunteers from both arms of the Red Cross and their families were invited.  
October 6, 2010
Withers Broadcasting Hosts Ghoulish Blood Drive Get in the Halloween Spirit by Donating Blood Oct. 15     (Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 4, 2010)   It’s that time of year when ghosts and goblins roam the streets in search of tasty treats.   They’re in luck!  No tricks...
October 6, 2010
RED CROSS HOLDS BLOOD DRIVE IN HONOR OF LOCAL RESIDENT— FRANKIE PIRTLE   Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 5, 2010- The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive in honor of local area resident Frankie Pirtle on Tuesday, Oct. 19.  The drive is at First Baptist Church located at 303 Cedar St...
October 6, 2010
New Location for Franklin Community Blood Drive Drives Now Held at the Williamson County Public Library     (Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 4, 2010)   Give blood and grab a good book!   In an effort to make it more convenient for the Franklin community to donate blood, the Franklin...