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.
Blood Donation Is an Essential and Encouraged Activity Potential blood donors are exempt from stay-at-home orders because blood banks are an essential health service. We rely on volunteer donors like you to sustain the community blood supply – an important resource that cannot be manufactured in a laboratory. It only comes from blood donors. In order…Read More
Join us this Friday, March 27 at the Music Hall at Fair Park for a partner drive with the Dallas Summer Musicals! Our team will be set up from 10am to 4pm to accept donations to help local patients that are in need of lifesaving transfusions during this difficult time. Just because business has stopped…Read More
Our essential work as a community has not stopped. Carter BloodCare is forecasting a loss of more than 10,000 donors over the next few months based on the COVID-19 pandemic. Please consider giving with our community partners Gateway Church as they have graciously offered to host public blood drives Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday from…Read More
We're all working to keep our families, friends, and communities safe during this ongoing pandemic. Part of that work is to ensure that a steady blood supply is available to the patients in our community who are in need of blood transfusions. With more than 12,000 upcoming blood drives canceled nationwide from March to July, we'll be seeing…Read More
A Message from President and CEO Dr. Merlyn Sayers Carter BloodCare recognizes there are concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and that you may have questions about what this means for giving blood, your blood drive, and the safety of the blood supply. Blood donation remains safe. The first line of protection for the blood supply…Read More