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Yuva Jamshedpur organizes blood donation camp

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Blood donation camp at Yuva, Jamshedpur. (Pix: Uttam Acharjee)

Jamshedpur: Youth Unity For Voluntary Action (YUVA), Jamshedpur organized a blood donation camp at Yuva Library at Makdampur, Parsudih. In all, 40 persons donated blood in the camp. Continue reading

Yuva’s blood donation camp a huge success

Yuva members donating blood

Jamshedpur: Yuva organized a blood donation camp this year too. The blood donation camp was organized in collaboration with Sri Shyama Puja Committee, Railway Traffic Colony, Tatanagar. The blood donation camp coincided with the arrival of Red Ribbon Express at Tatanagar railway station. In all, 85 persons donated blood in the camp. Arvind Singh, MLA, Ichagarh was the chief guest of the blood donation camp. Rambachan, director, Indra ITI was the guest of honour.  Continue reading

Yuva to participate in Blood Donor Motivators Congress on Nov 13-14

YUVA will participate in Global Congress of Youth  Blood donor Motivators to be held in Kolkata on November 13-14, 2010. Arbind Tiwary, founder member, Yuva, will represent the organization in this Global Congress of Youth Blood Donor Motivators Congress.

Mr. Tiwary will also present a paper on “Voluntary Blood Donation Movement in Jamshedpur” in the Congress.

Yuva has been at the forefront of blood donation movement in the steel city of Jamshedpur and organizes blood donation camps regularly.

Thanks to voluntary social organizations, Jamshedpur is one of the leading cities of India, where blood donation has developed into a well-directed social movement. Each month, scores of blood donation camps are organized in the city by social organizations, colleges, trade unions and private and public sector enterprises.

The city also boasts of a well-run Blood Bank and there is virtually no dearth of blood in the city, thanks to its magnanimous blood donors who donate blood regularly.

101 units of blood collected

101 units of blood were collected in the Annual Blood Donation Camp organized by Yuva and Sri Sri Shyama Puja Committee, Railway Traffic Colony, Jamshedpur, on April 24, 2010.

For the members of Yuva blood donation camps are a regular annual event and they have been organizing such camps for the last several years. In fact, blood donation camps are among the first activities that were started soon after Yuva was formed.

This year a decision was taken to seek the help of volunteers of Sri Sri Shyama Puja Committee too, who are a very enthusiastic lot and who wanted to take part in such a noble social activity as blood  donation. True to their words, the volunteers of Sri Sri Shyama Puja Committee worked very hard to make the blood donation camp a great success.

The blood donation camp was held on the premises of Railway Institute, Tatanagar on April 24th. The eminent social worker of Jamshedpur, Mr. Bailey Bodhanwala, too was present on the occasion and it was he would inaugurated the blood donation camp by lighting a ceremonial lamp. While, addressing a gathering of people, he appreciated the social work being carried out by YUVA in and around Jamshedpur.