Local blood supply is low- donate now and save lives here! Waco’s first responders are eager to make sure blood is readily available for community hospital patients, no matter what emergencies arise. The Waco Police and Fire Departments are hosting the Battle of the Badges blood drives with dates beginning August 17th. *You can donate at Carter Bloodcare (206 Archway Drive, Woodway) anytime from now through the end of the drive as well and choose your favorite organization. Find your nearest location below, click the link to schedule your appointment to give. When you’ve finished donating blood, cast your “vote” in support of the Waco Fire or Police Department and you’ll receive an exclusive Battle of the Badges t-shirt!