Dubai’s Al Bustan Centre and Residence has organised a blood donation campaign, as part of social responsibility and employee engagement through cause.
Taking place under the Responsible Awareness Programme, the campaign was held at the premises of Al Bustan Centre and Residence in June 2017, with the venue for the blood donation set up by employees.
Chief operating officer, Al Bustan Centre and Residence, Moussa El Hayek stated: “Over the years, Al Bustan Centre and Residence has implemented various CSR programs aimed at making a difference to the lives of marginalised communities. As one, blood donation is a noble act that contributes to saving thousands of lives without causing harm to donor. Al Bustan Centre and Residence would like to thank everyone who took part in this noble initiative.”
Numerous staff members queued up to have their blood tested before making the donation, highlighting their dedication to serving the community. The employees helped in filing the forms concerning the medical history and underwent assessment for suitability for blood donation.
The event saw the participation of various departments, including Front Office, Administration, Engineering, Health Club team, and Housekeeping.