MUMBAI: “The finest gesture one can make is to save life by donating Blood.” “Tears of a mother cannot save her Child. But your Blood can.” Bhavani Foundation with the co-operation of Fortis Hospital had organized its third annual blood donation camp on Saturday March 31.
Bhavani Shipping Services India Private Limited Managing Director and Bhavani Foundation President Shri Kusumodara D Shetty chaired the camp. Chief Guest Mr. Santosh Shetty – Managing Director of N S Logistics Private Limited lit the lamp and inaugurated the camp.
Shri. Raghava Rai, Social worker Shri. Muralidhar Palve, Bhilavale, Bhavani Foundation Executive Committee Member Shri. Navinchandra R Sanil, Fortis Hospital medical officer Dr Pradnya Karat were on the dais to grace the occasion.
The drive saw a participation of 250 people including Family members of Bhavani Group, well wishers and office bearers from other companies of the building premises. Nearly 102 Units blood were collected which will be used by Fortis Hospital for the Children who were adopted by them for treating Thalassemia. Fortis Hospital's Mr. Sanjay Chawan, Mr. Sunil Pagore, Mr. Rameshwar Rajput, Mr. Suchindra Durgude, Mr. Jagai Padvale, Mr. Ajay Soori, Ms. S Rajashree, Ms. R Shilpa and Ms. K Ashwini cooperated in collection of blood.
Foundation vice President Shri. Jeekshith Shetty welcomed everyone and delivered the keynote address. Joint treasurer Navin Sanjiv Shetty and Ronald Thomas presented flower bouquets to the guests and honored them. Honorary Chief Secretary Ms. Seema Pawar introduced the team of doctors and thanked the gathering.
We thank all those who were part of this noble cause and supported us in all possible ways. We are hoping for more participation from our fraternity in the coming years in saving more lives.