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Blood Donation: Saving Lives - Part 1

Camp Site : Shopping Complex

(National Institute of Technology Durgapur)

Camp Date : 4th February 2023

Organised by : BloodConnect Foundation, NSS Durgapur & Centre For Cognitive Activities (CCA) NIT Durgapur

BloodConnect Foundation, in association with NSS Durgapur and CCA NIT Durgapur, recently organized a Voluntary Blood Donation Camp at NIT Durgapur campus. The event

was held on 4th February 2023, and it witnessed a remarkable turnout from the students and staff members of NIT Durgapur. It was organized to raise awareness about the importance of blood donation and to encourage people to donate blood.

The camp was supported by three blood banks - each from Vivekananda Hospital, The Mission Hospital, and Bidhan Nagar SD Hospital. The event was a great success, with a total of 189 units of blood being donated. It was a testament to the power of community-driven initiatives and the impact that they can have on people's lives.

Blood Donation: An Act of Kindness

Blood donation is an act of kindness that has the potential to save lives. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and a surge in demand for blood products, the need for blood donation has become more critical than ever before. Every year, millions of people require blood transfusions, and the demand for blood is much higher than the available supply. Blood donation is crucial to ensure that there is an adequate supply of blood to meet the needs of patients.

BloodConnect Foundation: Bridging the Gap Between Blood Demand and Supply

BloodConnect Foundation is a non-profit organization that was established in 2010 with a vision to bridge the gap between blood demand and supply in India. The organization's primary focus is to promote voluntary blood donation, which is the safest form of blood donation. The foundation has a network of over 70,000 donors, and it has facilitated over 60,000 blood donations across India. BloodConnect Foundation has been recognized by the Government of India and various other organizations for its contribution to the cause of blood donation.

Collaboration between BloodConnect Foundation, NSS Durgapur, CCA NIT Durgapur

The blood donation camp at NIT Durgapur Campus, was a joint effort by BloodConnect Foundation, NSS Durgapur, and CCA NIT Durgapur. NSS Durgapur is a community service organization that aims to promote social welfare and community development. CCA NIT Durgapur is the largest and oldest technical club of NIT Durgapur, that aims to promote cultural exchange and foster community building.

The collaboration between these three organizations is a testament to the power of collective action in bringing about change. The event not only raised awareness about the importance of blood donation but also encouraged people to come forward and donate blood.

Blood donation is a simple act that has the potential to save lives, and events like these play a crucial role in raising awareness about the importance of blood donation. Join hands with BloodConnect Foundation at and be a part of this noble cause. Donate blood, spread awareness, and help save lives

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