Al-Ahsa: Indian Social Forum (ISF) organized a blood donation camp in coordination with Ministry of Health Maternity and Children Hospital in Al-Ahsa to mark the 88th Saudi National day.
More than 60 non-resident Indians participated in the camp while 51 volunteers donated the blood. In recognition of noble cause Ministry of Health promised to issue an appreciation letter to Indian Social Forum.
“Indian Social Forum wanted to do something meaningful event on the celebration of Saudi National Day. We thought blood donation is the best gift to give back to the country that hosts millions of Indians” Abdul Kadar Maravoor, ISF Karnataka Al-Ahsa president and chief event coordinator said.
Mr. Raed Al-Najjar Blood Bank Supervisor at Maternity and Children Hospital appreciated the ISF volunteers and blood donors for their selfless contribution.
“This is the second time in the Hospital history Indians conducting blood donation camp. similar camp was arranged 7 years ago. By giving blood you are giving life to the people. I appreciate Indian community for the positive attitude. Blood donation is a very much needed charity at the moment” he said while congratulating ISF initiative.
“It is great honor that we are able to successfully complete such noble initiative, thanks to theMOH officials, Maternity and Children Hospital staff and all those who have cooperated to make it a great success,” Rafeeq Budoli, General Secretary ISF Karnataka Al-Ahsa said in a thank you note
Rafeeq Budoli and Abdul Kadar Maravoor jointly lead the camp. Navaz Addor, Isak Mallor, Ashraf Kolpe, Sattar Bajpe and Iqbal Ankajal assisted to complete the successful camp.
Al-Ahsa: Indian Social Forum holds blood donation camp to mark Saudi National Day