Riyadh: Karavali Welfare Association-Riyadh (KWAR) successfully conducted its first blood donation camp on the 27th Jan 2017 as part of Republic Day Celebration.
King Fahad Medical City Riyadh helped KWAR in conducting the event. Nearly 200 people took part in the humanitarian drive which was inaugurated by KWAR President Mr Santosh Shetty and almost all executive office bearers were present along with some other leaders from various Indian social communities as a testimony to KWAR’s key slogan of ‘Unity is our Strength’.
It reflected in the blood donation drive which was well organized and supported by one and all. King Fahad Medical City arranged all the facilities, logistics as well as lunch & refreshments for all the donors throughout the day.
KWAR president thanked all the staff at KFMC Blood Bank and specially thanked Head Nurse Mr. James, Eli & other staff for their gracious support without which this event would not be possible.
The other major groups supported this campaign are “Blood help line Karnataka, Blood Donors group Karnataka, Konkani Kutam Riyadh, Employees of Soft touch, Employees from Saudi Carpet who participated in major numbers.
He also thanked all the donors who took part in the noble cause by sacrificing their weekend holiday. The overwhelming response from Indian community especially from coastal Karnataka made KWAR proud and President promised more blood donation Drives as well as other social drives in the near future.
All the blood donor will be honored with a certificates from King Fahad Medical City and KWAR is indebted to them for their generosity.
Around 200 people donate blood in KWAR’s R-Day special camp