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


CRITICALLY LOW BLOOD SUPPLY

June 18, 2018 –  The local blood supply has reached a critically low level with only enough to last two days. Anyone who may be able to donate blood is encouraged to go to a blood donation center or drive. Read More...

Local law enforcement and fire fighters host Cuffs and Hoses blood drives in May

May 8, 2018 — Shreveport, La. — Local law enforcement and fire fighters are hosting Cuffs & Hoses Blood Drives this May in Caddo, Bossier and Webster Parishes.  Members of the organizations are giving blood and inviting the public to join them in making a difference in someone else’s life through blood donation. Participating blood donors will receive a limited edition Cuffs & Hoses t-shirt, while supplies last. 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.