Blood Drive to Commemorate World Blood Donor's Day
The blood drive, held on June 15, 2023, garnered immense support from numerous dedicated individuals and organizations. Notable participants included BRINKS, Kuwait Resources House, Towell Holding Group, METCO, Al Bustan Khaleeji, BIG Holding, Al Mulla Security Services, Learn & Evolve, GIG, Prime One Group, Tareq Alghanim Limited- Catering and Support Services, and many others. AmCham Kuwait expresses its heartfelt gratitude to each and every blood donor for their selfless contributions and their commitment to saving lives.
World Blood Donor's Day serves as a global platform to recognize and appreciate blood donors, while also encouraging others to follow in their footsteps. This year's theme, "With just 1 pint, you can save up to 3 lives," resonated strongly with the participants, motivating them to actively participate in the blood drive and make a significant impact on the lives of those in need.
Throughout the event, participants demonstrated exceptional enthusiasm and a shared sense of responsibility, highlighting the power of collective action. The combined efforts of AmCham Kuwait, GIG, and the contributing organizations made this blood drive a resounding success, reinforcing the belief that small acts of kindness can have a profound and lasting effect on the community.
Dr Arezou Harraf, the Vice-Chair for AmCham Kuwait, said, "We are thrilled to have collaborated with GIG and witnessed the unwavering support from our members and non-members alike. The overwhelming response to this blood drive reflects the compassion and generosity that exists within our community. Together, we have made a positive impact on countless lives, and we encourage others to continue supporting such vital initiatives."
AmCham Kuwait and GIG are steadfast in their commitment to promoting public health and enhancing the well-being of society. This blood drive has undoubtedly strengthened the bonds within the community and raised awareness about the ongoing need for blood donations, especially during times when healthcare systems face unprecedented challenges.
As the event concluded on a high note, AmCham Kuwait and GIG extend warm wishes to all blood donors, reminding them that their noble act can bring immeasurable hope and joy to those in need. On this World Blood Donor's Day, we celebrate the selflessness of blood donors and emphasize the importance of their contributions to creating a healthier, happier world.
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