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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)




April 28, 2015
Students can register now for Red Cross summer scholarship program    This summer, high school and college students can win a scholarship by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive through the Leaders Save Lives program. Registration is now open to host a participating blood drive...
April 24, 2015
Western Kentucky State University celebrates successful Greek Week Blood Drives More than 1,000 donors rolled up a sleeve to help save lives (WKU Freshman Marsalis Turner gave blood in honor of his mother who battled breast cancer)  
April 22, 2015
Special blood drive held in honor of U.S. Army Ranger Karl Seiter Goodlettsville community encouraged to give blood    
April 22, 2015
Special blood drive held in honor of Mason Fuller Livingston and Crittenden County communities encouraged to give blood The American Red Cross is partnering with North Livingston Elementary School and Delete Blood Cancer DKMS for a groundbreaking blood and bone marrow drive on Thursday, May 7 in...
March 25, 2015
Special blood drive held in honor of Rebecca Gardner Williamson County residents encouraged to give blood
March 16, 2015
Western Kentucky University teams up with American Red Cross to help save lives Annual WKU Greek Week blood drives could help save more than a thousand lives