Every year, during Ashura, a religious observance for Muslims all over the word, members of Shiite community gather to reenact the sacrifice of Hussein Ibn Ali (grandson of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW). During this ceremony many Shiite Muslims spill their blood onto streets by practicing self-mutilation to commemorate the pain of Hussein (PBUH). This year, … Continue reading Ashoura 2019: The “Blood Unity” Campaign
For the second year in a raw, we collaborated with BSL Bank, our yearly partner, to organize a campaign around Christmas. Starting at BSL Bank's Head Office in Beirut (check pictures) , several "christmassy" blood drives were organized around the country. Customized giveaways and refreshments were given to blood donors, thanking them for sharing life with … Continue reading Christmas campaign with BSL Bank
While our Call Center receives hundreds of blood and platelets demands every day, our telephone operators contact "matching" blood donors, registered within our database, asking for their help to donate directly where the need is - at blood banks. In November, our operators were working at full capacity, and consequently they were able to direct … Continue reading Our Call Center breaks the records!
The National Volunteering Service Program (NVSP) is a program that was initiated in 2013 by the Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA) of Lebanon, focusing on the role of the youth in volunteering to make changes in their communities. The NVSP is funded by the World Bank. For the second time since 2015, Donner Sang Compter … Continue reading DSC wins the NVSP grant for involving young volunteers in its mission!
عاشوراء هو اليوم العاشر من شهر محرم حسب التقويم الاسلامي. تعنى هذه الذكرى باستشهاد الامام الحسين بن علي، حفيد النبي محمد، في معركة كربلاء. تحيي هذه الذكرى المجتمعات الاسلامية، خاصة الشيعية منها، في مختلف انحاء العالم عبر طقوس تصل احيانا الى ان تكون دموية على الرغم من منع بعض المرجعيات الدينية للقيام بطقوس دموية، لا … Continue reading احياء ذكرى عاشوراء بطريقة مختلفة
July 17th is a date to remember on our calendar, as the number of blood units collected at a company (in a single day) saw its highest. One of our regular hosts, BLOM Bank kept on defying themselves every time we visited their head office in Concorde - Beirut. During our latest event on the … Continue reading BLOM Bank breaks the record!
Keeping our transparency and accountability towards our donors and beneficiaries, below is the financial statement of 2017 that was presented to the Ministry of Interior Affairs and of Municipalities (MOIM):
On the occasion of the World Blood Donor Day (WBDD), which falls on the 14th of June of every year, we organized many activities to thank all those who donated or tried to donate blood: Outdoor billboard campaign: thanks to Promomedia, Primedia & Vivad, we displayed visuals all over Lebanon during the two weeks leading … Continue reading WBDD 2018: This is how we did it!
After being "withdrawn" off the market for quite some time, DSC's customized bracelets and key chains are available again at all Librairie Antoine's branches! (check their locations here) All 8 blood types are available on the "blood brothers bracelets" (5,000 LL/p), and on the newly added key chains (10,000 LL/p). Also, our colored bracelets are … Continue reading Our bracelets & key chains are available again!
This week includes one of the most important occasions for blood donors around the world, the World Blood Donor Day (WBDD), which falls on the 14th of June of every year! Initiated in 2002 by the World Health Organization (WHO), this International occasion aims to thank all volunteer blood donors for their heroic and … Continue reading Blood donors, we don’t need you!