• Fight HungerBy Giving Blood

    This Thanksgiving through Christmas, we will donate a canned good to help fight hunger for every blood donation made at a LifeShare center.

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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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  • Be the Match®Get Swabbed and Save Lives

    For some patients battling blood/bone cancers or blood disorders, a stem cell or marrow transplant is their only option for treatment.

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

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

  • SBB Program

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


    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.

    Go to My Account

    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


November 25, 2015— Blood donors giving at a LifeShare center between Thanksgiving and Christmas will not only help patients, but their donation will also help the hungry. Read More...

Lake Charles Donation Center Open During Construction

Lake Charles, La., November 16, 2015— LifeShare’s Lake Charles location recently began flood wall construction with an expected completion date of March 2015. The center will remain open during its regular hours for the duration of the construction.  Read More...

Our Blog

UPDATE: Gregg Shy's Search for Stem Cell Match

Gregg Shy from Bossier City, LA had no idea that his day of shopping for a new boat would end with a trip to the hospital and a diagnosis of cancer. Read More...

UPDATE: Billy Bennett Waits for a Marrow Match

Thirty-one year old Rayville, LA resident Billy Bennett is a regular guy. He’s “Dad” to two little girls, he hunts, he likes to fish, but his normal life is on hold right now.  On October 27,  Billy was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia or AML. Now, he’s fighting for his life while he waits to find his matching donor. Read More...

Cynthia Reed Shares Her Story to Spread Awareness

Cynthia Reed from Baton Rouge, La. is one of the last people one would expect to hear about getting cancer. As a Naturopathic Doctor, Cynthia’s life has been focused on health and wellbeing.  “If you called me and asked me to go to lunch,” says Cynthia, “I’d say sure and how about a walk afterwards?” Cynthia said she has always tried to stay active; spending time with her son, in church, and doing holy yoga. 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.