News Releases

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...

LifeShare Blood Centers Employees Obtain SBB Certification

LifeShare Blood Centers employees Cindy Steinmetz and David Hanna earned an SBB (ASCP) certification in Sept. 2014. Read More...

Lifeshare Blood Centers Announces Student Video Contest

LifeShare Blood Centers is holding their first student video contest from now until Nov. 15, 2014.  Read More...

Mates Make a Difference Blood Drive

LifeShare Blood Centers and Outback Steakhouse® are inviting the community to donate blood at a Mates Make a Difference Blood Drive this Saturday, August 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The blood drive will take place on a LifeShare mobile unit at participating Outback Steakhouse restaurants. Read More...

Local Doctor Participates in Africa Society for Blood Transfusion Biennial Congress

Ghislain T. Noumsi, MD, SBB (ASCP), Molecular Immunohematologist at LifeShare Blood Centers, returns Aug. 7 from participation the Africa Society for Blood Transfusion (AfSBT) 7th Biennial Congress in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Read More...

Holiday Week Blood Supply Concern

The local blood supply is at the minimum level considered to be stable, which raises a concern going into the Independence Day holiday week. Additional donations are needed from all blood types, particularly A negative and O negative. Blood type A negative is currently the lowest in supply and the O negative supply is vital to maintain because it can be given to patients with all blood types, and in emergency situations when a blood type is unknown. Read More...

Cuffs & Hoses Blood Drives Begin May 27 through May 31

Local law enforcement and fire departments have teamed up with LifeShare Blood Centers to help support the blood supply this summer. Read More...