NASHVILLE, Tenn.  (November 19, 2012) — On Friday, November 30, TriStar Summit Medical Center will host a blood drive for the community from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. located in Classrooms D/E on the ground floor of the hospital. All individuals who donate blood will be entered into a drawing to win a $1,000 American Express gift card.

There is a constant need to replenish the blood supply in Middle Tennessee” said Lawanda Davis, laboratory director with TriStar Summit Medical Center. “Currently, the American Red Cross in the Nashville area is in need of all blood types.”

To schedule an appointment, please call 615-316-3554 or log on to and enter sponsor code smc19.