Carter BloodCare opens first McKinney donor center

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Carter BloodCare accepts whole blood, double red cell, platelet and plasma donations. (Brooklynn Cooper/Community Impact Newspaper)

Carter BloodCare accepts whole blood, double red cell, platelet and plasma donations. (Brooklynn Cooper/Community Impact Newspaper)

Carter BloodCare opened April 6 at 2950 Craig Drive, Ste. 102, McKinney. The nonprofit organization accepts whole blood, double red cell, plasma and platelet donations in addition to providing transfusions. While supplies last, “Founding Donor” T-shirts will be given to those who donate April 6-10. Those who donate April 13-17 will receive an Uber gift card while supplies last, and they will be entered to win a grand prize drawing. 214-217-5684. www.carterbloodcare.org/locations/mckinney
By Brooklynn Cooper
Brooklynn Cooper covers public education in Frisco and McKinney. Previously, she reported on southern Dallas for The Dallas Morning News. The Durham, N.C. native and devoted Tar Heel fan graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2019.