Al Ansari Exchange holds successful blood donation drive
29 Sep 2011
Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE’s largest exchange house network that provides worldwide remittance and foreign exchange services, held a blood donation session for its employees, in collaboration with the Blood Donation Centre in Dubai. Over 100 employees attended the donation drive at a specially designated state-of-the-art mobile clinic arranged by the centre. The activity is part of Al Ansari Exchange’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives and reflects the company’s continuing commitment towards giving back to the community.
“We are very pleased with the turnout of today’s blood donation drive, which resulted in the collection of more than 100 bags of blood that will be used by the Dubai Health Authority and the Center for Blood Donation,” said Rashed Ali Al Ansari, General Manager, Al Ansari Exchange. “Such activities represent our commitment toward extending continued assistance to our society. We would like to thank everyone for taking the time to donate blood and encourage other organizations to take advantage of this program offered by the Blood Donation Center; through such a simple offering, one has offered the gift of life to those who desperately need it.”