Blood supply shortages often happen during the summer, when there are less donations but usage remains constant. Did you realize that every two seconds someone is in need of blood? You can help by donating during one of these blood drives. .

LifeShare Blood Center in Texarkana is looking for donations. It only takes a few minutes and you could be saving a life. The blood donation process – from the time you sign in to the time you leave – usually takes 30 to 60 minutes

There are a lot of places over the next couple of weeks where you can donate and give the gift of life:

You can also drop by LifeShare at 1321 College Drive in Texarkana to donate blood during business hours or call for an appointment 903-794-3173.