SOP Blood Donation Drive successfully collected 94 pints in its effort to assist Miri Blood Bank to overcome the insufficient stock during critical periods.

The donation drive received positive response from SOP staff and public.

Miri – 94 pints of blood were collected from 122 registered in Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad (SOP) Blood Donation Drive held in collaboration with Blood Bank of Miri General Hospital and Malaysian Red Crescent Society (Miri Chapter) at Boulevard Shopping Mall on Saturday, 28th January 2023. Successful donors were presented with a goodies bag and a bottle of Merris Lite Pure Vegetable Cooking Oil.

According to Assistant Head of Support & Services of SOP, Mr. Joseph Ling Tiong Ing, the blood donation drive is also a way to promote the awareness of the shortage of blood stock that frequently encountered by Blood Bank across Sarawak especially during festive seasons and school holidays when demand rises.

“We would also like to thank the public for their support towards our blood donation drive. Additionally, I am very proud of SOP staff members who stepped forward and donated their blood”, he added.

The blood donation drive comes as a part of the Group’s initiative to give back to the community as it strives to actively contribute towards the need and well-being of the local communities which is line with its corporate social responsibility tagline, “We grow together with local communities”.

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