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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)
regina.conway@redcross.org

 

 

 

 
December 18, 2014
New SleevesUp website from the American Red Cross lets supporters host virtual blood drives Resolve to give blood or platelets, and encourage others, during National Blood Donor Month   Monday, Dec. 18, 2014 — January is National Blood Donor Month and this year, American Red Cross...
December 18, 2014
Give one last gift this holiday season, give blood or platelets Eligible donors asked to give the gift that can help save lives this holiday season   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 18, 2014 ) — This holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking eligible donors to help hospital patients...
November 13, 2014
American Red Cross and Suburban Propane nationwide partnership expansion fuels blood donations ‘Fuel Your Community’ campaign supports the collection of thousands of blood donations in October  
November 11, 2014
  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov.11, 2014) — Lotz House is proud to partner with the American Red Cross for the second annual blood drive on the battlefield, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Franklin. Lotz House was ground zero for five of the bloodiest hours of the battle,...
September 29, 2014
  During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors at Red Cross blood drives and donation...
September 18, 2014
  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2014) —  Join the Nashville Predators and the American Red Cross on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Bridgestone Arena from noon to 8p.m. Show your support by donating blood to help area hospital patients in need and then stay and root on the Predators as they...
September 9, 2014
  The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand. The Blood Donor App allows users to schedule blood donations, track their total donations, earn rewards and invite friends to join them on a lifesaving...