Blood Assurance collecting convalescent plasma donor at Williamson County Medical Center

  Stokes Nielson will be donating convalescent plasma at Williamson Medical Center as part of a new treatment for COVID-19. Stokes is donating in honor of Joe Diffie who he had the pleasure of playing with, and who was a great mentor to many country music artists. COVID-19 convalescent plasma is an FDA investigational treatment…

GraceWorks extends structure of drive-through food distribution

  GraceWorks is extending its modified structure of a drive-through food distribution and over-the-phone rent and utility assistance services until April 30. Basing operations decisions on local, state, federal and CDC recommendations, GraceWorks also will continue the closure of its Thrift Store, a large funder of the ministry’s services. With the onset of the coronavirus,…

Williamson County Fair Association is supporting locally owned businesses

  As Williamson County faces unprecedented challenges related to the COVID-19 crisis, the Williamson County Fair Association, Inc. (“Williamson County Fair”) has announced its plan to support locally owned businesses in Williamson County by purchasing $50,000 in gift cards to donate to area health care professionals and first responders serving on the front lines. Approximately…

The Tennessee Alzheimer’s Association is here to help

  While the COVID-19 pandemic threatens the health of millions in this country and around the world, the novel coronavirus presents unique challenges for more than 120,000 Tennesseeans living with Alzheimer’s disease and the 444,000 people who serve as their unpaid caregivers. Most notably, public health strategies aimed at limiting contact with others is nearly…

McDonald’s restaurants offering free coffee for first responders + healthcare professionals

  Local McDonald’s owner-operators want to thank the first responders and healthcare professionals for their unwavering dedication and service to their communities. All McDonald’s restaurants in the Nashville, Bowling Green, Chattanooga and Huntsville areas are providing a free any size hot or cold coffee for first responders and healthcare professionals through April 17. All McDonald’s restaurants have…