Telecommunication giants, MTN Ghana holds its annual Blood Donation Exercise at the Market Circle in Takoradi.
For almost a decade, MTN Ghana Foundation has put aside February 14, for its annual #SaveALife Blood Donation Exercise. Through the campaign, MTN Ghana encourages its employees, customers, and the general public to show love throughout the month by donating a unit of blood on every Valentine’s Day.
The campaign has vastly contributed to the various blood banks, providing tens of thousands of units of blood over the years. Last year, it exceeded its target of 3,500 units of blood by aggregation four, 449 units of blood. The target this year is to boost 5000 units of blood from all sixteen regions with support from employees and the general public.
At the Takoradi Market Circle MTN Service Centre, Some donors who spoke to BigTimesGH.com shared their joy in donating blood annually brings joy to my life since it is going to save a life, Gifty Mensah said.
”I have been donating blood every year to save the life of relatives who are in dire need as well as individuals,” Amos Turkson said.