O types, which are used in emergencies, are urgently needed. Last updated Dec. 9 at 11 a.m.
Research studies give hope to patients fighting cancer and other diseases. See how donating blood and other types of blood cells can support efforts to develop new therapies.
A stem cell or marrow transplant is often the best hope for patients with conditions like leukemia and lymphoma.
Join the Be The Match Registry today to keep hope alive.
Is it possible to be born a hero? A newborn has the power to give hope to patients battling cancer, severe burns and more.
Similar to organ donation, you can help heal patients with severe burns, heart failure, broken bones and more.
Your contribution to The Blood & Tissue Center Foundation funds programs, services and equipment that support the lifesaving mission of the BioBridge Global family of nonprofits.
Was your life saved by the generous gift of blood, tissue or cord blood? Or are you a donor who’d like to share why you chose to save a life?
Our Grief Support and Life Legacies program promotes healing, comfort and support for loved ones, and includes workshops, events and resources.
For more than 45 years, the nonprofit South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has focused on a critical purpose: to save and improve lives.
Inspired by a group of physicians, our organization was formed to provide blood to the South Texas region – ensuring a safe and adequate blood supply through proper testing, storage and distribution to hospitals. This essential service allows front-line workers to focus on the direct care of patients, with confidence that this lifesaving resource will be there when it’s needed most.
But we didn’t stop there. Over the years, we’ve evolved as the needs of our patients and hospitals have changed, driven to save lives in as many ways as possible.
We couldn’t do this without donors like you. We understand that the gift of donation is a personal, powerful choice that has the potential to touch a life. Today, we offer many ways to make a difference that include:
Our team has also expanded its programs, partnering with leaders within the healthcare industry to develop a wide range of therapies.