Federation Youth blood donation drive collects 132 pints


Handout photo shows organisers and participants during the blood drive.

KUCHING (Aug 24): The Federation of Kuching and Samarahan Divisions Chinese Associations Youth Section, Sarawak collected 132 pints of blood during its donation campaign for the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) on Sunday.

Supported by Sarawak Lungsi Association Youth Section and Hope Church, the campaign, which was held at the hospital’s blood bank, drew 146 participants.

The campaign assisted by the Malaysian Red Crescent Kuching Chapter was in response to SGH’s call for more blood donors as well as to create awareness among the general public of the noble deed of saving lives through blood donation.

The campaign was sponsored by Syarikat Kion Hoong Cooking Oil Mills Sdn Bhd, Food Supply (M) Sdn Bhd, CHTC, Taiwan Siau Jou, See Hua Marketing Sdn Bhd, Guan Hung Trading, Pico Food Industry Sdn Bhd, Fairland Hidden Bar, Wide Way Food Enterprise Sdn Bhd, Kempas Sentosa Sdn Bhd, Wish Dairies (M) Sdn Bhd., Tian Hak Company Sdn Bhd, and Sarawak Flour Mill Sdn Bhd.