IoBM Blood Drive 2019

A single pint can save three lives!

As many as 195 blood bags were collected during IoBM Blood Drive.

Institute of Business Management’s Student Societies, Social Welfare and Trust (SWAT) and the Strategic Human Resource Society (SHRS), in collaboration with Aga Khan University Hospital Blood Bank, Burhani Blood Bank and Thalassemia Center and Afzaal Memorial Thalassemia Foundation organized a Blood Donation Camp on Tuesday, April 09, 2019 at the basement of Shahjehan S. Karim Center of Excellence (SSK), IoBM. The tagline of this year’s blood drive was “A single pint can save three lives; A single gesture can create a million smiles.”

Besides the inspiring presence of IoBM’s President Mr. Talib Karim and encouragement of Ms. Sabina Mohsin, Executive Director, Administration, Admissions and Finance; Mr. Riaz Akbar Contractor, Proctor and Manager, Sports and Student Affairs, Mr. Muhammad Mazhar Uddin Ahmed, Senior Manager Maintenance and Security, Mr. Omar Iftikhar, Senior Officer, Public Relations, along with members of SWAT and SHRS attended this blood drive. Medical staff present at the premises thoroughly examined blood donors who voluntarily came to donate blood before giving them clearance to contribute to this noble cause.

IoBM’s SHRS and SWAT has been pursuing this annual blood drive as their humanitarian duty in collaboration with hospitals and blood banks with the objective to collect blood for patients suffering from chronic illnesses including Thalassemia. It is indeed a benevolent step by IoBM Management, Sports and Student Affair Department along with SHRS and SWAT to conduct such blood drives at IoBM that do create awareness of blood donation and eventually helps patients who need blood during their medical treatment.

Parvez Jamil – 021-35091905 – Cell: 0324-2899563 – 0334-3013971- parvez@iobm.edu.pk