Happy New Year! It’s officially 2016, and we can’t wait to see what new opportunities come to Carter BloodCare this year. Our resolution in 2016 is to give life to those in need and bring a new life to our brand with new campaigns, a new website, and more. We hope you make giving life Read more
Happy New Year! 2016 is finally here and it’s time to fulfill our New Year’s Resolutions. This year, we encourage you to make part of your 2016 Resolution to #GiveForLife and support the Carter BloodCare mission to give life to the community by making blood transfusions possible. There are a lot of ways to #GiveForLife Read more
The winter season is the hardest time of the year for blood donations. Every winter, there is an increased need for blood donations; however, there is a decrease in the number of people who take time to give life to the community. The increased risk of car accidents, hazardous weather, and the higher chance of Read more
Carter BloodCare has some very exciting news! We have launched a new effort to show gratitude to our donors. You may have heard of “Open The Letter.” It is a Carter BloodCare campaign designed to show blood donors just how much each donation means to the community. This campaign shows that each donation made directly Read more
It’s the best time of year again. The air is brisk, the lights are up, and the fire is on. Families are full of joy with hot chocolate in hand and warm smiles filling the home. Nothing makes Carter BloodCare happier than seeing a community full of cheer and spirit every December. It’s the time Read more
Fall is here, and that means two big things to be excited about: cooler weather and pumpkin everything! From Jack-O-Lanterns to lattes, pumpkins are in no short supply during the fall, especially in foods. Pumpkin is fall’s signature harvest and it is versatile enough to be eaten for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. Thankfully for Read more
Ms. Kym Jeschke at Hamilton Healthcare System has been a Carter BloodCare drive coordinator for six years. In 2014, she rallied her community to give life at six whole-blood drives and 11 platelet drives. In total, she received 99 pints of whole blood and 54 platelets from 154 different donors, and she recruited the maximum Read more
As a 911-Dispatcher and former paramedic, Sue Mohri is no stranger to trauma. Sue has always chosen to work in a field that helps others so she can be there whenever someone is in need. When she was in an accident that put her in need of the help of others, she learned just how Read more
What are you thankful for? At Carter BloodCare, we are thankful for all of the donors who take time to give life to their community. This month, we are celebrating with delicious rewards from Jersey Mike’s and more ways to show our donors how much they do for us! Get Hungry at Jersey Mike’s Eat Read more
Host a drive this December and get rewards for giving life to the community! Hosting a Drive When you host with us, you have a whole team of people supporting you. Once your drive details are set, we’ll provide posters and other promotional materials for you to place around your workplace or event location. Plus, you Read more
According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease (or heart disease) is the number one cause of death in the United States. Elevated cholesterol is one of the major contributors to heart disease and stroke. It is also associated with increased risk of future cardiovascular disease, which can begin in adolescence and progress asymptomatically for Read more
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and that means a month of nationwide campaigns and pink ribbons. Each October, we are reminded of the importance of research, awareness and doing whatever it takes to find a cure. With an average of one in eight women being diagnosed with breast cancer, it is that much more Read more
With origins in the 1950s, Carter BloodCare is one of Texas' largest blood centers, providing 300,000 units of life-saving blood and blood components to patients in North, Central, and East Texas annually.
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