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.
"These are crisis times for the community blood supply," says Dr. Merlyn Sayers, CEO of Carter BloodCare. "Our ability to meet the urgent transfusion needs of patients is in severe jeopardy." All blood donors are needed now. (see video) The coronavirus pandemic has had a compelling impact on all of us. With the cancellation of blood…Read More
#GiveForLife We've seen a lot of change this year, but one thing stays true, Lone Star 92.5 and iHeart partners continue to help keep the summer blood supply ready for the unexpected! Summer is always a rough time for the blood supply. During this unique time of social distancing, canceled company and school blood drives,…Read More
Community partners brave the moment to keep our blood supply ready for the unexpected. Summer is normally a challenging time for the blood supply. These challenges have multiplied during this unique time of social distancing, canceled company and school blood drives, and other rapidly changing conditions. Our collective efforts to keep a readily available and…Read More
Brave the moment with Dallas Summer Musicals as they graciously join us for our summer blood drive series. This campaign builds off of the great work done during the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic to insure our community is ready for the unexpected. Make plans to give blood with Dallas Summer Musicals on Tue., May 26…Read More
5/7/20 UPDATE: Thanks to the dedication of Gateway Church and their generous parishoners and supporters 462 donors helped brave the moment! 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…Read More