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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


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


LifeShare Announces New Positions

LifeShare Blood Center has appointed Carrie Hrisafi, CPA as Chief Financial Officer. She joined the organization in early 2014 and was most recently the Director, Financial Services. A CPA in both Louisiana and Texas, Carrie graduated summa cum laude from the University of Texas at Arlington; she brings experience from accounting firms including Carr, Riggs & Ingram and PricewaterhouseCoopers, and as a real estate agent. Read More...

BLOOD DRIVE IN HONOR OF DEPUTY SCOTT PINE

Shreveport, La., Feb. 7, 2018 – The Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office is joining with LifeShare to host a blood drive Saturday, Feb. 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Sheriff’s substation, 2510 Viking Drive in Bossier City. The blood drive is in memory of Deputy Scott Pine. 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.