News Releases

Matthew D. Coleman, MD, FASCP named Medical Director for LifeShare Blood Centers

October 16, 2015 — Matthew D. Coleman, MD, FASCP was recently named Medical Director of LifeShare Blood Centers based in Shreveport, La. He initially joined the company as Associate Medical Director in 2011. Read More...

UNITED WE GIVE BLOOD DRIVE WILL HELP PROVIDE TRAUMA KITS TO LAW ENFORCEMENT

September 8, 2015 – LifeShare Blood Centers annual United We Give, United We Live Blood Drive will be held September 10 and 11 this year in honor of law enforcement officers. Read More...

Whataburger Rewards Wednesday Blood Donors

August 31, 2015 – Whataburger is thanking blood donors at participating LifeShare Blood Centers locations every Wednesday through 2015. Read More...

MASH BASH Blood Drive Wednesday and Thursday

July 13, 2015 — KTBS3 and LifeShare Blood Centers will hold the annual MASH BASH Blood Drive on July 15 and 16.  Read More...

Low Blood Supply Alert

July 6, 2015 — Low donor turnout during the Independence Day holiday weekend has resulted in a low blood supply, particularly for the Rh negative blood types O-, B-, and A-. Read More...

Hometown Heroes Blood Drives to Honor Military

June 23, 2015 —LifeShare Blood Centers will hold its Hometown Heroes Blood Drives June 26 through July 3 at each of our donation centers.  Read More...

Give Blood for Upcoming World Blood Donor Day

June 8, 2015 —LifeShare Blood Centers invites blood donors to give blood at a LifeShare location in celebration of World Blood Donor Day.  Read More...

Hurricane Preparedness Blood Drive set for Thursday and Friday

May 15, 2015 — LifeShare Blood Centers in Beaumont, Texas and in Lake Charles, Louisiana will hold their annual Hurricane Preparedness Drives on Thursday, May 28 and Friday, May 29. Read More...

Critical O Negative Blood Shortage

Shreveport, La., March 18, 2015 – Blood type O negative donors are in critical need as recent patient usage has increased substantially. LifeShare Blood Centers is asking all O negative donors to make a plan to give now. 

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Weather-Related Changes in Center Hours and Drives

March 5, 2015 - Due to icy conditions, the Monroe, El Dorado and Ruston blood donation sites will open at noon today. All other sites are currently scheduled to operate normal hours. Mobile blood drives that have changed as a result of the weather today are: Chase Bank location in the Monroe area canceled; all Texarkana area mobile blood drives canceled; BJACH at Fort Polk start time moved to 11a.m.; USP Pollock start time moved to 11a.m. Read More...