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.
Carter BloodCare and Kidd’s Kids will host the second annual Celebration of Life Saturday, August 22 from 8am to 2pm. This social-distanced blood drive will happen at the Texas Lottery® Plaza at Toyota Music Factory as part of Carter BloodCare's Summer Blood Drive series. So many people, including some Kidd’s Kids, still count on blood transfusions, even in…Read More
This summer has been like no other. One thing that remains the same is that regular blood donors are essential to a safe and prepared blood supply. Another thing that remains the same is that our dedicated community partners always want to help thank our generous blood donors. This August, Chick-fil-A and Blue Bell are getting together…Read More
During the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gateway Church and their generous parishioners and supporters hosted much needed replacement blood drives. Thanks to the dedication of Gateway Church 462 donors helped make up for the abrupt loss of 70% of scheduled blood drives. Carter BloodCare and Gateway Church traditionally come together to host a…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
7/20/20 UPDATE: Thanks to Frisco's first responders 225 donors showed up this past weekend to #GiveForLife! Thank you so much! Frisco’s first responders are eager to make sure blood is readily available for community hospital patients, no matter what emergencies arise. That’s why Frisco Police and Fire departments are stepping up to host the Battle…Read More