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In the news


Give the gift of life during Spring Fever – donate blood!

The University of Louisiana Monroe Spring Blood Drive takes place this week, coinciding with the Spring Fever festivities. Read More...

Blood needed, bank supply levels low

KSLA News 12 reports on the national blood shortage and its impact here in the ArkLaTex. Hectic holiday schedules, inclement weather and cold and flu season means blood donations take a major hit during the winter months. Read More...

News Releases


Gov. Edwards’ Office Plans Statewide Blood Drive for Friday, September 8

September 7, 2017 – Gov. John Bel Edwards’ Office of Programs and Planning is holding a statewide blood drive on Friday, September 8, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at locations around the state. Following the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, LifeShare Blood Center is calling on those who can to help relieve the blood supply shortage and support patient needs throughout the region. Read More...

LIFESHARE BLOOD CENTER IN BEAUMONT RE-OPENS

September 5, 2017 – LifeShare is re-opening its donation center at 4305 Laurel Street in Beaumont on Wednesday, September 6. The blood donation center plans to resume normal center hours. 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.