|Consul General of France in HCMC Vincent Floreani (first row, L, 3rd) and representatives from sponsoring companies attend an opening ceremony of the 2020 Blood Donation Day held by the Saigon Times Group this morning, October 17 – PHOTOS: TRAN NGOC LINH|
The 2020 Blood Donation Day marked the 29th anniversary of The Saigon Times Weekly on October 10.
This meaningful event was attended by foreign diplomats, staff of local businesses, civil servants, and Saigon Times Group staff. According to the organizer, more than 300 units of blood from 234 donors were collected at the event.
The event was successfully organized thanks to the sponsorship of BASF, Easy Credit, and Home Credit. It also received generous support from the Wink Hotels, Suntory PepsiCo Vietnam, Doi Dep, and Tan Hiep Phat Group.
|Consul General of France in HCMC Vincent Floreani receives a quick health check before donating blood|
|Indian Consul in HCMC R.O. Sunil Babu makes a thumbs-up sign when giving his blood|
|Aghata Nugrahaningsih, staff of the Indonesian Consulate General in HCMC, is seen donating blood|
|Muhammad Irhamsyah, staff of the Indonesian Consulate General in HCMC, joins the Saigon Times blood drive|
|Donors wait for their turns to donate blood|
|Local and foreign donors join the blood donation event|
|Huynh Cam Tung, Managing Editor of the Saigon Times Weekly, poses for a group photo with three sponsors of the event|
|Donors from Home Credit|
|Donors pose for a group photo after donating blood|
|Donors from ATM Online Company|
|Donors from DXC Technology Services Vietnam|