On January 9, monks and Buddhists at Soc Xoai pagoda, Hon Dat district, Kien Giang province collaborated with the Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion of the Provincial General Hospital to organize an unexpected voluntary blood donation at the beginning of the year of the Tiger – 2022.
It is known that due to the complicated situation of the Covid-19 epidemic in the area, agencies and units did not organize voluntary blood donations, leading to a shortage of blood at Kien Giang Provincial General Hospital.
With the message “A drop of blood is given, a life is left”, Venerable Danh Ban, abbot of Soc Xoai Pagoda, has mobilized monks and Buddhists to actively participate in unscheduled voluntary blood donation, in order to overcome the situation. anemia in the treatment and emergency for patients at the hospital.
The result of this humanitarian blood donation is 92 units of blood.