MINSK, 29 November (BelTA) – Employees of the Belarus President Administration have joined the free blood donation campaign as Belarus marks the 90th anniversary of its blood transfusion service, BelTA has learned.
More than 20 employees of the Belarus President Administration gave their blood and plasma at the Center for Transfusion Medicine of Minsk City Hospital No. 6.
Members of the Belarusian Women's Union were the first to take part in the campaign. Bikers and hockey players will donate blood on 30 November and doctors will join the campaign on 1 December. On this day, veterans of the blood transfusion service of the city of Minsk will also be honored. An international conference timed to the 90th anniversary of the service will be held on 2 December.