“Every blood donor is a hero” The theme of the 2012 World Blood Donor Day campaign
On 14 June 2012, countries worldwide will celebrate World Blood Donor Day with events to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood.
This is the objectives of this year’s campaign from WHO world Blood Donor Day, so “Every blood donor is a hero”
1. Thank and reinforce the self-esteem of those who give blood so they continue to do so regularly
2. Inspire those who do not give blood but are in good health to start donating blood
3. Encourage blood service staff to recognize blood donors for their “heroic” act each &every time they donate blood -WHO world Blood Donor Day
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