Mobilink starts blood donation drive
STAFF REPORT IBD: Mobilink has recently conducted a nationwide blood donation drive for its employees across the ten cities in partnership with the Fatimid Foundation and Sundus Foundation.
The theme for the donation drive which is a build up to World Blood Donor Day 2012 (June 14) was, “Every Blood Donor is a Hero,” says a press release issued here.
As many as 469 Mobilink Foundation and employee volunteers, who are also known as Mobilink Torchbearers, donated blood in this initiative and proved that they are real superheroes who have the ability to save lives.
Given that one blood donation can save upto three lives, Mobilinks heroes have potentially helped save over 1400 lives.
Jahanzeb Taj, VP Marketing, Mobilink said, “Employee-Volunteerism is a core value at Mobilink and employees are strongly encouraged to promote a humanitarian spirit.”
Mobilink blood donation camps were held in; Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Faisalabad, Multan, Gujranwala, Sukkar, Hyderabad and Bahawalpur.