‘One Love, One Blood…Partnership for Life
In support of the ‘One Love, One Blood… Partnership for Life’ campaign, Digicel Jamaica has once again partnered with the National Blood Transfusion Service to host its annual staff Blood Drive. With a target of 100 units of blood, the Drive took place on Tuesday, May 15th at the telecommunication company’s head office in New Kingston from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
According to Sandra Thomas, Communications Officer at the National Blood Transfusion Service, “We wish to applaud Digicel for continuing its partnership with the National Blood Transfusion Service to promote voluntary blood donation. The staff members of Digicel and the New Kingston community have been outstanding in their support and so we hope that together we will broaden our reach in providing the nation with a safe and adequate blood supply".
In the meantime, Digicel Human Resources Director, Andrea Dempster shared that, “staff volunteerism is very important to us at Digicel – it encourages an attitude of selfless giving among our staff members. By taking just a few minutes out of our busy schedule to donate blood, we are playing an important role in helping to give someone the gift of life”