News Releases

LifeShare Blood Centers Breaks Ground on Flood Wall Project Designed to Protect the Facility from Future Storm Floods

Lake Charles, La., February 10, 2015 — LifeShare Blood Centers’ board members, executives and special guests ceremoniously broke ground Feb. 5 on a flood wall project designed to protect the blood center from rising waters associated with tropical and hurricane storm surges.   Read More...

Local Law Enforcement Agencies Team Up to Help a Deputy in his Fight with Cancer

Shreveport, La., January 14, 2015 — Blood and Marrow Registry Drives will be held Jan. 20 and Jan. 22 in hopes of finding a marrow match for Bossier Parish Deputy Barrett Lovell and to continue providing blood for Lovell and other local patients. Read More...

O NEGATIVE BLOOD SUPPLY SHORTAGE

Shreveport, La., Jan. 7, 2015 –A decrease in blood donors following the winter holidays has resulted in an immediate need for O negative blood donors in order to continue to avoid a critical situation.  Read More...

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center Hosting Bone Marrow Drive Friday

The Feist-Weiller Cancer Center at LSU Health Shreveport will host a marrow registry drive with LifeShare this Friday afternoon in honor of patient Billy Bennett. Read More...

LEGACY ENDOWMENT FUND

Shreveport, La., January 7, 2015- Dedicated funds bequeathed to LifeShare Blood Centers by a local Shreveport blood donor, missionary and beloved church member have been used to establish the LifeShare Blood Centers’ Legacy Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation of North Louisiana.  Read More...

MAKE A RESOLUTION TO SAVE LIVES IN 2015

Dec. 31, 2014 – January is National Blood Donor Month and LifeShare Blood Centers is asking you to make a resolution to give blood in 2015. All blood donors giving in January will receive a “Make Your Resolution Matter” t-shirt as recognition of their blood donation. Read More...

LOW BLOOD SUPPLY LEVEL ALERT: O- and B-

Shreveport, La., Dec. 18, 2014 –The O negative and B negative blood supply levels are at an extremely low level. The minimal blood available in these two blood types is an immediate concern in order to provide for current and new patients with needs that will arise through Christmas. Read More...

Holiday Help Needed for the Local Blood Supply

Shreveport, La., Dec. 16, 2014 – In an effort to prevent a blood supply shortage, LifeShare Blood Centers reminds us of the blood products patients need that can only be provided by blood donors.  Read More...

ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CLOCK BLOOD DRIVE NOV. 21 AND 22

November 18, 2014 - LifeShare Blood Centers is extending their hours for a Rockin’ Around the Clock Blood Drive this Friday and Saturday. Read More...

BEAUMONT CENTER: HONOR A VETERAN THROUGH BLOOD DONATION

November 5, 2014 – The public is invited to LifeShare Blood Centers at 4305 Laurel St. in Beaumont, Texas to honor Veterans and the troops on Tues., November 11 from 8:30 a.m. until 7 p.m. Read More...