The City Government of Mati in partnership with the Philippine Red Cross collected 68 bags of blood during the 3rd Mula sa Puso ni Mayor Carlo Blood Letting Activity at SP Session Hall, City Hall Cmpound, City of Mati.
Dr. Ben Hur Catbagan, City Health Officer, explained that, aside from the City’s preparation fo the upcoming surgical mission on February 21-23, 2016 at Davao Oriental Provincial Medical Center (DOPMC), the mobile blood donation is a necessary measure to prepare in case of emergency and disaster.
Donating blood is not just beneficial to others which can greatly save them from harm in case of dire need, but also to self primarily because it can help us identify how healthy and well our body is, Dr. Catbagan further said.
To our partners, donors, thank you very much for your generosity and selfless donation.