June 14 is a very special day to us as we celebrate on World Blood Donor Day our beautiful donors who selflessly give of themselves for unknown patients in need. This year was even more special as we were humbled by the overwhelming response of a record-high number of 1500 donors during lockdown. Undeterred by … Continue reading Happy World Blood Donor Day 2020!
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
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):
After being "withdrawn" off the market for quite some time, DSC's customized bracelets and key chains are available again at all Librairie Antoine's branches!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!
Curious to know whether you're eligible to donate or not? Are you asking yourself questions about the process? Here's a great visual summary sent to us by Fix Lifestyle's blog. You can find much more details inside their post. Thank you for the contribution! Why donate? How to prepare for a successful blood donation? What is … Continue reading Your guide to donating blood – What to know before you go?
This is what happened when a young man went to the blood bank… “How can I forget my wonderful first experience with Donner Sang Compter a few months ago, when they had a blood drive at our campus in collaboration with the AUBMC blood bank staff?” states a young engineering student from Notre Dame University … Continue reading Accept me, accept me not…
We've been containing our excitement for quite a few months now, but here comes the big announcement! We are super proud to inform you that we will be hosting this year's 16th edition of the International Youth Forum (IYF)! What is the IYF? The International Youth Forum (IYF) is an annual event that joins all country … Continue reading Lebanon To Host The IFBDO’s 16th International Youth Forum!