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 donations have never been more important, and everyone can play a part in making sure that people who need blood are able to get it,” said Bill Block, BCA president and CEO. “What we see is that over 45% of blood donations come from donors that are over 50, and the average age of…Read More
Blood donors don’t wear capes – but they are heroes nonetheless. What qualifies blood donors as superheroes? Well there are a few requirements they meet: Like superheroes, donors are true first responders. Any major medical procedure or treatment that requires the transfusion of blood products only happens because of the donation appointment they made a…Read More
Summer is the best time to make a splash in the pool and in the community! Carter BloodCare typically takes a dip this season too, but in blood donations. McKinney Police and Fire departments are stepping up and hosting Battle of the Badges blood drives from June 7 – 9. Summer months are hard on the community…Read More
You SHOWED! Check our your moments with J.J. Barea! Click below to see your photos, download them and brag to all your friends. Download Your Photos Password: gomavs2019 You SCORED! You gave at the Dallas Mavericks blood drive on 12/29, at one of the recent March Mavs Tailgate blood drives, and now you get…Read More
Blood donors are lifesavers, necessary for the success of every community. Hospitals need a regular supply of blood to continue daily operations. When babies are born, when accidents happen, when ongoing cancer treatments are needed - regular blood donors are the ones who keep every hospital's blood supply stocked so they are prepared for any event.…Read More