Those looking to help save lives in Fulshear now have a new location to donate blood.

The overview

The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center has expanded its reach with a new 4,629-square-foot facility to collect blood donations in Fulshear. The 12-bed facility will operate Fridays to Sundays from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., according to a news release.

The center aims to expand Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center’s mission of providing blood supply to local hospitals and providing a convenient location for donors.

What they’re saying

“[The Fulshear expansion] signifies a commitment to saving lives and strengthening our bonds with our donors and patients of the Fulshear community,” said Marc Lewis, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center vice president of operations, in the release. “By welcoming new donors and engaging with the heart of Fulshear, we are creating a future where our mission can thrive."