By Jeremy Khalil on May 16, 2015
Melaka, 12th May 2015 – Philea Resort and Spa, Melaka recently held its third blood donation campaign in association with the Melaka General Hospital Blood Bank.
The event took place at the resort’s grand ballroom from 10am to 4pm. Resort’s associates and general public enthusiastically participated in this campaign and successfully collected 60 pints of blood from all blood types out of a total of 80 who walked in. This noble cause had directly impacted the lives of thousands from all walks of life.
Commenting on the initiative, Lim Beng Weh, the General Manager of the Resort said “Blood donation campaign is one of our annual initiatives that our associates are always thrilled to be part of it. We are happy to support the blood
bank of Melaka General Hospital, which has been doing an admirable job in saving lives by maintaining an ample stock of blood. I would like to commend our entire team and the public for their contribution and willingness to save lives and would be great to see more people participating in such initiatives and help those in need during time of emergency.”
All donors were given snacks and drinks as well as a goody bag as a token of appreciation.
This blood donation campaign was jointly sponsored by the Fomec’s, Julie’s, Mahkota Parade, Miint Design, Oriental Melaka Straits Medical Centre and Sin Sing Coffee.