The KPRC 2 Summer Blood Drive is back! Here’s how you can donate

Save lives and get free stuff, June 8-12

KPRC 2 Community Summer Blood Drive (KPRC 2)

KPRC 2′s Summer Blood Drive is back, and it kicks off with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center on June 8 at the KPRC 2 Studios and Houston Christian University. Schedule your appointment at one of the links below.

Just in time for summer, all successful blood donors will receive a beach towel as a thank you gift.

Thursday, June 8, 2023

KPRC 2 (Donor Coach) - 8181 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77074 | 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Schedule an appointment

Houston Christian University (Donor Coach) - 7502 Fondren Rd., Houston, TX 77074 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Schedule an appointment

If you can’t make it to our studios or HCU, no worries! You can donate through June 12 at your Neighborhood Donor Center. Mention “KPRC 2″ when you donate to be entered into a drawing for your chance to win four Astros tickets, courtesy of KPRC 2. Donors at the KPRC 2 and Houston Christian University locations will automatically be entered into the Astros ticket drawing.

There’s a critical need for blood donations in our community and your donation could help save three lives!

Do you know your blood type? If not, you’ll find out when you donate blood.

According to the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, blood type O- is considered to be the universal red cell donor for all patients. Find out more by going to

KPRC 2′s Summer Blood Drive is the KPRC 2 Community spotlight initiative for June in partnership with Energy Transfer and Houston Christian University.

KPRC 2's Summer Blood Drive, June 8-12, 2023 (KPRC 2)

KPRC 2 meteorologist Anthony Yanez donating blood

KPRC 2 Anthony Yanez

Sofia and I donating blood at the KPRC 2 blood drive. Come join us.