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Rio 10 Cinemas Blood Drive

Rio 10 Cinemas 1410 Bandera Hwy, Kerrville

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

Fair Oaks Ranch Country Club Blood Drive

Fair Oaks Ranch Country Club 7900 Fair Oaks Parkway, Boerne

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

Julia Newton Aue Elementary School Blood Drive

Julia Newton Aue Elementary School 24750 Baywater Stage, San Antonio

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

John B. Alexander High School Blood Drive

John B. Alexander High School 3600 E. Del Mar Blvd., Laredo

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

Grief and the Holidays

Virtual

Join us in this virtual event as we work to help you cope with the loss of a loved one during this special time of year.

Morgan’s Wonderland Blood Drive

Morgan's Wonderland 5223 David Edward Dr., San Antonio

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

Esperanza First Del Rio Blood Drive

Esperanza First Del Rio 301 Ave. G, Del Rio

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

Shalom Kinney County Health & Wellness Blood Drive

Kinney County Civic Center 200 E. Spring, Brackettville

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

West Care Texas Convalescent Plasma Drive

West Care Texas 1023 N. Pine, San Antonio

Recovered from COVID-19? Help current patients fight by donating convalescent plasma. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center and West Care Texas have partnered together for an appointment-only convalescent plasma […]

Pedrotti’s Ranch Blood Drive

Pedrottis Ranch 13715 FM 1560 N, Helotes

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

The Wash Tub Helotes Blood Drive at Kuentz Elementary School

Kuentz Elementary School 12303 Leslie Road, Helotes

Give Blood. Make a Difference! We're calling on our South Texas community to give blood and help patients. The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will be hosting an appointment-only […]

About Us

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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. We’ve recently developed programs to collect and distribute COVID-19 convalescent plasma, as well as improve trauma care.