Pat Summitt Week

Non-Profits Teaming Up to Honor Pat Summitt’s Legacy January 25, 2019 – MEDIC Regional Blood Center is rallying its donor base to help The Pat Summitt Foundation in its funding of organizations engaged in patient care, caregiver support, and Alzheimer’s disease clinical research. Not only was former Lady Vol Coach Pat Summitt a blood donor,…

Roll Up Your Sleeve

MEDIC Regional Blood Center is teaming up with WATE 6 On Your Side, Star 102.1 and Food City, to encourage those in East Tennessee to roll up their sleeves and give lifesaving blood. The annual Roll Up Your Sleeve blood drive is January 14th-18th. The event comes as MEDIC struggles to meet the needs of…

Free Bruster’s Ice Cream

MEDIC Regional Blood Center is teaming up with Bruster’s Ice Cream to help save lives this Summer! On June 28th and 29th, MEDIC will be offering Blood Donors a Pint for a Pint – where Donors can donate life-saving blood and receive a Free Pint of Bruster’s Ice Cream, as well as a Free Chick-fil-a…

Free Tickets to Alcatraz East

MEDIC Regional Blood Center is excited to announce a partnership with the Alcatraz East Crime Museum in Pigeon Forge! On June 15th and 16th, MEDIC will be giving each blood donor a ticket to the newly opened Alcatraz East Museum; a crime museum featuring an in-depth look at American crime history, which includes artifacts from…

World Blood Donor Day!

Every year on June 14th, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event, established in 2004, serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products, and to thank blood donors for their voluntary, life-saving gifts of blood. Transfusion of blood and blood products helps save millions of lives…

Win Luke Bryan Tickets!!

Five lucky blood donors will receive free tickets to see Luke Bryan in concert in Atlanta in June, plus gas money for the trip! Medic Regional Blood Center will hold daily drawings among those who donate June 5-9 to see who wins. Donors can donate life-saving blood at any of the locations listed below, to…

Parrot Head Party May 25th!

The biggest party of the year at MEDIC Regional Blood Center is right around the corner. The 13th Annual Parrot Head Party is scheduled for Thursday, May 25th, and this year’s event is expected to attract more donors than ever before. The annual event at MEDIC’s Knoxville Donor Center at 1601 Ailor Avenue is the…