Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore organised a blood donation camp in association with the M Y Hospital on its campus at Dakachya, Indore on January 30th, 2013. M Y Hospital will use the collected blood for children with Thalassemia, who need regular blood transfusions.
Addressing the gathering that included students, staff, faculty, spouses, and friends, the Director of the Institute, Dr. J. P. Upadhyay said, “Blood donation is the greatest of all donations, as it saves the lives of people”. He lauded the coordinators for the camp, Prof. Pooja Kushwaha, Mr. Gautam Pandey and Mr. Rahul Bairagi, for creating the opportunity for every donor.
There were several first-time donors and regular donors in the student body who encouraged the first-timers. Vasundhara Bharadwaj, PGDM Class of 2013, said, “I’ve been donating blood since my junior college days. It’s healthy, fun and most of all, makes you feel very good.”