World Blood Donor Day 2019 is celebrated June 14th every year and as part of our yearly routine, APIN will be joining the rest of the world to commemorate this event in collaboration with National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS).
2019 WBDD Theme: “Blood Donation & Universal access to safe Blood Transfusion”
Campaign Slogan: “Safe Blood for all”
In Abuja Office, APIN shall be conducting a Blood drive on Tuesday the 18th June 2019.
Venue: Jabi Village Community, By FCMB BANK PLC.
APIN is using this opportunity to invite the general public to come out and Donate Blood on the 18th June. NBTS Blood Donation team will be fully on ground with their Donor Bay to carry out a professional blood donation procedure from 9:00 am.
Our target is to recruit a minimum of 40 low risk non-remunerated Voluntary blood donors on the 18th June. Please encourage your friends, acquaintances and Family who live/work around Jabi axis to come and donate as well.
Furthermore, APIN will be joining the Ministerial Press Briefing at 11:00am today, 14th June, at the Federal Ministry of Health, Federal Secretariat, Abuja.
And as part of our ‘Catch them Young Initiative’ we shall be sponsoring Secondary school Blood safety (SSBS) Program- Quiz, Spelling Bee and Media Interaction. APIN had supported this SSBS Program in the last three years and still counting.
All these activities shall be given appropriate visibility on APIN website and all social media platforms.
Further information will be communicated as we proceed.