Update: 16:23 | 11/05/2018
(BGO) – The “Red Blood” campaign in 2018 summer was launched on May 10 by a joint coordination between the Steering Board of voluntary blood donation (VBD) in the northern province of Bac Giang and Ngo Gia Tu college.
The volunteers donate their blood.
It is an annual event held by the local VBD Steering Board since 2009, calling for the people of all strata to donate the blood, helping recover the blood shortage in emergency cases and treatment to thousands of patients.
This year, the campaign is scheduled from May 5 till September 2, targeting at appealing to 10,000 participants and receiving about 5,000 blood units that account for 35 percent of the yearly plan.
In the launching event, 300 people registered to join the campaign and 125 safe blood units were received after a careful testing and inspection by the competent agencies.