Blood Donation Campaign and Diverse Activities
The Lebanese Red Cross in Jbeil has organized a blood donation campaign in the campus of the Lebanese American University in Jbeil (LAU) in coordination with the headquarters of blood banks in Spears (Beirut) under the technical supervision, and with the help of the Blood Transfusion Center in Jounieh (Mount Lebanon), where a number of blood units were withdrawn and many students, teachers and administrative employees donated blood. The campaign was under the title: "Donate blood to your brother in humanity".
Within the framework of health education, the volunteers of the Youth Center in the branch organized a campaign to encourage quitting smoking and they went around the beaches and distributed candies on smokers to encourage them to quit smoking .
A lecture was given in the branch center for the women of the region in cooperation with Nestle Water Company. The lecture was about the nutrition of children between one and ten years old. The company's representatives distributed diverse shares of their food products on the present children whose number was about 40 children.
As usual, the branch made a large lunch to support the services and the activities of the branch and provide the required finance to continue the humanitarian activities. A number of social and cultural figures were present.
Photo: Quitting smoking campaign