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.
Here at Carter BloodCare, we LOVE Halloween! Every year, our drive coordinators host Halloween-themed drives that inspire people to get in the spirit to give. Check out our guide below to hosting your own blood drive! 1. Choose a Theme A blood drive featuring phlebotomists dressed up like vampires is just one way to give…Read More
Under the beating heat of the Texas sun, a crowd rallied around Carter BloodCare buses to give blood, save lives, and support their local firemen and police officers at Wylie’s annual Battle of The Badges Blood Drive. The Battle of The Badges is a rival blood drive held each year in North Texas. Each…Read More
This year, as we honor the victims of 9/11, we want to thank our donors for coming together to help us save lives during tragic events like these. When disaster strikes, it’s the blood currently on the hospitals’ shelves that is used to saves lives. Donors who give blood regularly help meet our community’s…Read More
September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month and two national Greek organizations – Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – are hosting the DFW Joint Sickle Cell Blood Drive at AT&T Stadium, Lot 10, on Saturday, September 9th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The blood drive coordinators, Jamie D.…Read More
When Officer James Taylor of the Waxahachie Police Department started donating blood on his lunch break with a fellow officer, he discovered a new way to help people in his community. James, who goes by JT, has been passionate about giving back both on and off-duty ever since he received his own life-saving blood donation…Read More