MIRI - Sarawak State Library, Miri (Pustaka Negeri Sarawak, Miri) held its second quarterly annual Blood Donation Drive on May 20 and out of 62 registered donors, 45 pints were collected.
The campaign was organised in collaboration with Miri Hospital’s Blood Bank and non-governmental organization (NGO) Soka Gakkai Malaysia. It was be held in Bintang Megamall Miri.
“We are thankful with the overwhelming response from the public. It shows that our community is aware that donating blood is not only a noble practice, it also foster social responsibility to help save lives of others,” said Corporate Management Officer Shirley Szebah Mambai.
Successful blood donors were given snacks and gifts as a token of appreciation for their support.
Pustaka Miri organizes blood donation drives once every quarter of the year and the planned dates for the upcoming drives are August 26 and November 25.
For any inquiries or further information on the drives, kindly contact Shirley at tel. 085-422-525 or email email@example.com