• Go To Superbowl LIGIVE BL D UG. 7 - DEC 31.

    Give blood Aug. 7  -  Dec. 31 and be entered to win a ticket package for two to Super Bowl LI, in Houston, Texas on February 5, 2017, and a three-night stay at the Hilton NASA, Houston, Texas during the event.

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  • Get Inspired to GiveAn hour of your time means a lifetime

    There are many people touched by your lifesaving donations. Check out our blog to read their stories and learn how you make a difference.

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  • Donor AccountCheck Your Health

    You can schedule your next blood donation and find health information, such as your blood type, cholesterol and blood pressure by logging into your donor account.

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  • Have Questions?Get Answers

    Find the answer to your question and other frequently asked questions about blood donation.

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  • SBB Program

    Learn more about LifeShare Blood Centers' variety of continuing education opportunities including the SBBT/TM.

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    Further Your Education in Blood Banking

    The SBBT/TM is offered as part of a collaboration with UTMB. The program provides comprehensive and in-depth training in all aspects of blood banking, blood collection, product manufacturing, immunohematology, specialized serology, molecular testing, transfusion medicine practice, quality systems, process control, education and research, leadership, and management. The SBBT/TM program is a 12-month course beginning in May.

  • Donor Account

    View your donation history, blood type, cholesterol results and other readings with each donation.

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    How to Log In

    If you have already set up an account, use your existing username and password.

    If this is your first time, you will need your DONOR ID found on the letter or email sent after your donation, or your Blood Unit Number written on the back of the materials you were given at the time of donation.

  • Host a Blood Drive

    Any company, community organization, place of worship or individual may host a blood drive.

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    Start Planning Today

    Did you know blood drives hosted by companies, places of worship and civic organizations supply roughly half of all blood donations across the U.S.?

    A LifeShare Donor Recruiter will work alongside you or your organization to plan a blood drive. For most blood drives, we can set up in available space at your location to collect donations, or a mobile donor coach can be brought on site.

Latest News

BLOOD DONORS NEEDED TO PROVIDE FOR PATIENTS IN FLOODED AREAS

August 14, 2016 – Shreveport, La. – Flood-related problems are resulting in blood drive cancellations and blood center closures in south Louisiana. LifeShare Blood Centers is asking for more blood donors where road conditions are safe to help support patients in areas impacted by the flood. Read More...

LifeShare blood donors get a chance to go to Super Bowl LI

August 8, 2016, Shreveport, La.,—LifeShare Blood Centers and M.L. Bath are offering blood donors a chance to go to the 2017 Super Bowl in Houston. Donors giving with LifeShare now through the end of the year will automatically be entered to win two tickets and pregame hospitality passes to the Super Bowl LI, along with the three-night stay in Houston for the event.  Read More...

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Micah's All-Stars and the Search for a Cure

Summer is one of the most exciting times for a kid. Summer means swimming pools, the ice cream man, hanging out with friends, and enjoying just being a kid. For 11-year old Micah Johnson, his over the summer break story will be much different. For Micah, his summer has consisted of being sick, having to get daily shots of medicine, a liver and bone marrow biopsy, platelet transfusions, and being told that he needs a marrow transplant to save his life. Read More...

Interview with Chad A. Douglas, President and CEO, LifeShare Blood Centers

I had the opportunity to sit down with our CEO recently and ask him some questions. Among the things of note was that he grew up as a poor farmer and rancher in Central Florida; and with parental consent joined the military at 17-years old. He believes in Kevin Durant’s philosophy, “hard work trumps talent when talent fails to work hard” and is proof of that philosophy, having started in this business as a phlebotomist.  Read More...

13-Year Old Saved by Donors Grows Up to Inspire Geaux Show Love

July 22, 1989. It was sunny and scorching hot, and I was a 13-year old getting to go on a motorcycle ride with my dad, so everything was right with the world. Carefree. Safe.  Read More...

          LifeShare Blood Centers, established in Shreveport, La. in 1942, regularly supplies blood components to more than 100 medical facilities and hospitals throughout Louisiana, East Texas and South Arkansas. LifeShare is a member of America’s Blood Centers and the American Rare Donor Program, is licensed by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, and accredited by AABB. LifeShare Blood Centers is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community blood bank governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees.