On Mother’s Day, he hit the minimum weight requirement for his second open-heart surgery. On his parents’ anniversary, he said his first words – “mama” and “dada.”
He loved to climb, run, wrestle, talk and have sleepovers with his cousins. His biggest passion was anything with wheels – especially playing with toy cars and watching his dad race at East Lincoln Motor Speedway.
When you donate blood, you’re giving families like Carter’s the gift of time. Sadly, Carter lost his battle in 2012, but his parents are ever grateful to donors like you for giving blood and keeping their son with them for over two years.