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.
Fewer blood drives and greater hospital demand fueling the need for blood donors of all blood types The fluctuation of the community blood supply and a strong hospital demand have created a critically low and unstable situation. Initially brought on by thousands of blood drive cancelations with the “shelter in place” orders, Carter BloodCare’s challenge…Read More
Carter BloodCare is showing our respect for veterans and the brave men and women currently in the armed forces, by hosting special blood drives on November 9th and 10th. For each blood donation that Carter BloodCare receives at the blood drives, the blood center will donate $10 toward The Blood Centers of America’s (BCA) Special…Read More
Soulman’s Bar-B-Que invites donors to be part of this season of giving. All November long, blood donors will receive a special thank you from our newest community partner. In the true spirit of giving, Soulman’s Bar-B-Que and Carter BloodCare are inviting blood donors to help our community stay prepared for whatever 2020 may still bring.…Read More
UPDATE: Community partners braved the moment to keep our blood supply ready for the unexpected. Summer is normally a challenging time for the blood supply. This summer, those challenges multiplied because of social distancing, canceled company and school blood drives, and other rapidly changing conditions. The outpouring of support and collective efforts of all of…Read More
Join the Texas Rangers to make sure our community's blood supply is prepared for whatever comes our way. This year has been unlike any thing we have faced before. Giving of ourselves and being prepared will help us face whatever the rest of 2020 (and beyond) will bring. Our partners, the Texas Rangers are hosting…Read More