Steering Committee for voluntary blood donation in Duc Co district, Gia Lai province in collaboration with the Department of Blood Transfusion (Gia Lai Provincial General Hospital) responded to the campaign “Spring Festival” and launched the voluntary blood donation program in the first phase of 2019. The festival received 432 standard blood units, exceeding the target set by the Provincial Steering Committee for voluntary blood donation.
With the message “Donate blood to save live – A beautiful gesture”, right from the morning of February 28, at the Multi-purpose Gymnasium in Duc Co district (Gia Lai), there were more than 600 staff and workers, soldiers from agencies, departments, unions, schools, armed forces units (District Military Command, District Police, Army Forces) and people of 10 communes and towns in Duc Co district lined up to get health checks and procedures to donate blood.
Mr. Hoang Minh Cong – Vice Chairman of District Red Cross, Standing Vice Chairman of the Steering Committee for Voluntary Blood Donation in Duc Co District said: “2019 is the 10th year of the district to organize voluntary blood donation, in recent years, the voluntary blood donation movement in the district has been concerned by the whole society, bringing about practical results, and since 2009 we have received 7,644 blood units. In this activity, communication on voluntary blood donation has been promoted on a large scale, contributing to raising the awareness of the people in the district on voluntary blood donation. “
More than 600 staff, workers and soldiers from agencies, departments, unions, schools, armed forces units in Duc Co District (Gia Lai) participated in blood donation registration.
As one of units for many years contributing to the development of the voluntary blood donation movement, Captain Duong Thi Tam Tinh of the 74 Company Ltd. said: “the sympathy and support of the leaders, every year the company always mobilizes staff, soldiers, workers to participate in voluntary blood donation whenever the district launches. This time, the company mobilized 50 people to donate blood and in May 2019 we also organized a blood donation at the company with 200 blood donors, in addition, we are ready to donate blood urgently when the hospital needs blood”.
Translated by Nguyen Vinh Hoa