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Tennessee Valley

 
June 17, 2016
  Red Cross partnership with WBKO encourages community to give blood on June 28. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (June 17, 2016) — With school being out and summer vacations on the agenda, blood donations can drop off the to-do list. Roll up a sleeve to help patients in need this summer with the...
June 17, 2016
 Donate blood on June 20 with Red Cross NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 10, 2016) — Summer is one of the most challenging times to recruit blood donors. With schools out and families on vacation, donors may be less apt to give blood. As part of its “100 Days of Summer, 100 Days of Hope...
June 9, 2016
   NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The American Red Cross is partnering with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor to urge eligible blood and platelet donors to give this June in honor of World Blood Donor Day on June 14.
May 27, 2016
  FRANKLIN, Tenn. (May 25, 2016) — As part of the “100 Days of Summer. 100 Days of Hope.” campaign, the American Red Cross will host a Franklin Donor Day blood drive grill out Wednesday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Williamson County Library Meeting Room, 1314...
May 27, 2016
  Donors can choose their day to help save lives during summer awareness campaign NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 23, 2016) — The American Red Cross urges blood and platelet donors to choose their day to give and help ensure blood is available for patients all summer long during its annual...
May 4, 2016
  NASHVILLE, Tenn. — During Trauma Awareness Month in May, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood and help ensure a sufficient supply for patient emergencies.  Dennis Weidner knows how critical blood products are in trauma situations. In 1996, part of his left...
April 19, 2016
  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 18, 2016) — The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood and help save lives in honor of World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day. Each year, the local and global impact of the Red Cross mission is celebrated on May 8, the...
March 31, 2016
 The Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood in memory of Frank Corrigan   BRENTWOOD, Tenn. —The American Red Cross is hosting a special blood drive in memory of Frank Corrigan, who died from renal cell carcinoma, also known as kidney cancer, in May 2011. The community...
March 30, 2016
  TAMMS, Ill. – Kick off National Volunteer Week in April by volunteering to donate blood with the American Red Cross and Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC). The community is invited to take part in this lifesaving event on Friday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the...
March 17, 2016
Spring Hill community encouraged to give blood SPRING HILL, Tenn. — The American Red Cross and Allendale Elementary PTO are teaming up to host a special blood drive in honor of fourth grade student Rebecca Gardner, a resilient 10-year-old battling Rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of cancer. The...