With origins in the 1950s, Carter BloodCare is one of Texas' largest blood centers, providing over 440,000 units of life-saving blood and blood components to patients in North, Central, and East Texas annually.
A first responder shares his first-hand reason for why donating blood often and regularly is key to a prepared blood supply. It was 2009 and Police Officer Michael Johnson was working ‘deep nights’. He pulled over a motorist to inform the driver one of the vehicle’s head lamps was out. Officer Johnson was standing…Read More
The Dallas Wings invites the community to donate blood as we head into the summer months. The blood supply experiences a seasonal lull in much-needed donations, as donors take time off from work or school. The summer months normally mean well-deserved vacations and time-off for many. Unfortunately, the need for blood never takes a vacation. …Read More
You're invited: June 21 - June 26 Lone Star 92.5 (KZPS-FM) is bringing out the blood donors to help patients in Texas with a blood drive tour across Dallas-Fort Worth! Being a blood donor means you are part of a community of first responders, doctors, nurses, community partners, neighbors, friends, families and many others. Each…Read More
This June, Chick-fil-A is thanking donors for saving Texans! Summertime is traditionally a rough time for the blood supply. This summer's blood supply is facing even more challenges as the long-lasting effects of COVID-19 continue to negatively impact our donors, our community blood drive hosts, and the patients the blood supply supports. There are simply…Read More
"You're not a wave, you're part of the ocean." - Author, Mitch Albom Being a blood donor means you are part of a network of first responders, medical professionals, community partners, neighbors, friends, families and many others. Each does their part in providing a readily available blood supply. Each blood donor is the ripple…Read More