August 11, 2016

Meet the man who has donated blood 500 times

Since 1965, Lonnie Williams, 69, has kept to a more than 50-year commitment to donate his blood. On Tuesday afternoon, he achieved his goal of giving his 500th blood donation at an American Red Cross blood drive in Cecil, Maryland, USA. “I began giving blood in college in 1965,” he […]
August 11, 2016

Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service receives 120 pints of blood from Rotary Club of Lagos

The Lagos State Blood Transfusion Services recently got a boost with 120 pints of blood from the Rotary Club of Lagos Palmgrove Estate during its yearly blood donation camp at Palmgrove, Lagos. The President of the club, Tarun Sanghvi, described the turnout of donors as very impressive. The project was […]
June 14, 2016

#BloodConnectsUsAll: 2016 World Donor Day

Imagine that people you have saved know who you are. Share life, give blood, the WHO says. The theme for 2016 World Blood Donor Day, 14 June, is “Blood connects us all”. This is a series of three videos highlighting stories of people whose lives have been saved through blood […]