News


As your community blood provider, LifeShare Blood Centers and its dedicated donors are often featured in the news and have many fun promotions that include businesses in your area. Keep up with the latest news about LifeShare and keep up with promotions and events in your area.

In the news


Trinity Christian announces top grads for 2018

Texarkana Gazette highlights Trinity Christian School graduates Reid Fellers and Haley Wallace. Fellers is the valedictorian and Wallace the salutatorian for Trinity, and both students are LifeScholars Scholarship recipients. Read More...

Cleco employee recognized by LifeShare for 31 years of donations

KALB reports on Louis Guidry, Cleco’s North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) compliance and training manager, being recognized by LifeShare Blood Center for donating blood or platelets twice a month since 1987. Guidry has given a total of 72 gallons of blood. Read More...

News Releases


LifeShare Blood Center Partners with Community Hospitals as Official Blood Center

ALEXANDRIA, LA – LifeShare Blood Center continues to support the local community, by entering into agreement with Acadian Medical Center, a campus of Mercy Regional Medical Center located at 3501 Hwy 190 Eunice, LA 70535 as their exclusive blood center supplier. Read More...

LifeShare Blood Center Has NOT Merged with Other Blood Centers

September 25, 2018 – LifeShare Blood Center has NOT merged with other blood center brands across the nation.  A misleading statement appeared in a September 24, 2018 news article announcing ten donation centers, including LifeShare, had merged with blood center brands across the nation to be known under the name Vitalant. The blood center that is part of the merger is LifeShare Community Blood Services in Ohio not your local LifeShare Blood Center. Read More...

          LifeShare Blood Center, established in Shreveport, La. in 1942, regularly supplies blood components and related services 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 Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community blood bank governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees.