2021 JCI Riam Blood Donation Campaign

Member

Wai Soon Yee


Local organization

JCI Riam


National organization

Malaysia


Member

Wai Soon Yee


Duration

July 11, 2021

Target

Public


Target population

70


Target avg age

35


People impacted

42


Root cause

Blood Bank need blood supply for blood transfusion purpose


Sustainable Development Goal

Good Health and Well-Being


Development stage

Health and Wellness


Purpose

Help the blood bank increase the storage capacity of blood.
To promote the spirit of donating blood to save lives.
To raise the public awareness of caring and concern for social welfare.


Overview

Following the success of 2021 JCI Riam Blood Donation Campaign, there are a total 126 campaigns were held in the venue Malaysian Red Crescent, Miri Chapter. A total of 5,820 blood donors were registered and 4,896 blood donors were sucessful donated.
It was a pleasure that JCI Riam to be part of it to help Miri Hospital Blood Bank. We will organise more blood donation campaign in the future to help increase the blood storage capacity to avoid insufficient supply of blood in emergency situation.


Results

Since the pandemic of COVID-19 in year 2020, Miri Hospital had insufficient of blood storage capacity. Thank to the help of society and public sector, we are organising blood donation campaign twice a week on Saturday and Sunday to avoid any insufficient supply of blood in emergency situation.

In the beginning of the year 2021 till now, there are a total of 5,820 blood donors were registered and 4,896 blood donors were successful donated. It was a pleasure that JCI Riam to be part of it to help Miri Hospital Blood Bank.

Apart from that, we had seen that public awareness of caring and concern in social welfare had raise. Public will went to Miri Hospital or any blood donation campaign which are held near to them to help increase the blood supply. This is a good start for community to maintain the health and well-being of the Sustainable Development Goals.


Recommendations

We would like to collaborate with other NGOs continue to organise blood donation campaign twice a week to maintain the supply of blood to Mrii Hospital Blood Bank.


Contact

60168747832

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