Blood Donation Camp-2014
The blood you donate gives someone another chance at life. One day that someone may be a close relative, a friend, a loved one—or even you.
Realizing the importance of this Noble Cause, NSS Club of Quest Group of Institutions in association with Rotary Club (Kharar, RI Distt. 3080), organized a Blood Donation Camp at the college premises at Jhanjeri on September 25, 2014.
A special team from Department of Transfusion Medicine (Blood Bank), PGIMER (Chandigarh), rendered expert service for the camp. Arrangements for the Registration, Medical Examination, Hemoglobin Test, Donation of Blood and Refreshment for the donors were made by the volunteers. The donors were also given the certificates of blood donation by the PGI authorities as an honor to their selfless approach
Chief-guest Mr.Onkar Goel- President All India Retailer Federation graced the occasion & appreciated the students for contributing to humanity & society. She applauded the Institution’s role for supporting such noble activities. She motivated students to donate blood and said it was the best one could give to humanity without losing anything.
Bibi Paramjit Kaur Landran -Chairperson Punjab Raj Mahilla Commission) was the special guest of honour, congratulated the students of Quest College who came out in large numbers and actively volunteered and donated blood to make the blood donation drive a grand success. Sh. Vinod Kapoor (President- Rotary Club Kharar) & S. Kamaldeep Singh Tiwana (Chairman- Rotary Club) greatly admired the active participation and support from the students & staff. Sh.Ashok Sharma, Sh Gian Singh Thind &Sh.Sher Singh were highly impressed by smooth conduct & management of the camp.
Director Principal of College Dr.Raja Singh Khela told that the aim behind organizing this Blood Donation camp was to drive the message home to the youth, that blood donation improves the health of the heart, enhances the production of new blood cells, burns calories, saves lives and brings joy to many.
Mr. HPS Kanda (Vice Chairman- Quest Group of Institutions), who himself donated blood, was proud to see such overwhelming response, added that, “Blood donation is a great cause towards our society. If you’re a blood donor, you’re a hero to someone, somewhere, who received your gracious gift of life.”
The Even staff members of the college extended their full co-operation & nearly 100 units of blood were collected from all the donors at the end of the camp. Quest Group of Institutions is always on the forefront of taking initiatives of this nature.