The birth anniversary of Karl Landsteiner who distinguished the main blood groups, and helped devise a system for the classification of blood groups, the most crucial information that makes blood transfusions possible today. This year, the theme for all the World Blood Donor Day campaigns is “Be there for someone else. Give blood. Share life”.
Brands from a host of different categories and sector are doing their best to spread awareness around the virtues, and importance of blood donation, and how it can help save a person’s life in times of emergency.
Creative illustrations, short videos, GIFs and campaign films, Social Samosa presents a list of all the World Blood Donor Day campaigns that are throwing their weight behind a good cause.
Pehle blood donate karo, baad mein show off karo. 14 June is #WorldBloodDonorDay. Call 02240500400 to donate.
Posted by MTV India on Tuesday, 12 June 2018
— World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) June 13, 2018
— OnePint Foundation (@onepint_fdn) June 13, 2018
It takes heart to #donateblood and save lives. #PNB thank all blood donors for making a difference. If you too wish to do something good for others, #WorldBloodDonorDay is a good day to start. pic.twitter.com/nEHUQu7b4i
— Punjab National Bank (@pnbindia) June 14, 2018
Blood is needed regularly for patients with diseases such as Thalassemia and Haemophilia, & also for the treatment of injuries after an accident, major surgeries, Anaemia, etc. Donate blood, save lives. https://t.co/K6xHrglPde
#WorldBloodDonorDay #SwasthaBharat #AyushmanBharat pic.twitter.com/qsSDWT1q5b
— Ministry of Health (@MoHFW_INDIA) June 14, 2018
#WorldBloodDonorDay : On the World Blood Donor Day, IAF wholeheartedly participates to raise awareness on the need for safe blood, blood products & to thank blood donors for their voluntary, life-saving gifts. JaiHind!! pic.twitter.com/h2z6F3c6XF
— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) June 14, 2018
— Tata Group (@TataCompanies) June 14, 2018
— Doordarshan News (@DDNewsLive) June 14, 2018
For #WorldBloodDonorDay, Googler David Spangenthal shares the story of his daughter, Sophie, and how you can easily find a donation drive near you with @RedCross and @googlemaps → https://t.co/apB2gqZtGh pic.twitter.com/nTSkch0GXh
— Google (@Google) June 13, 2018
Today on #WorldBloodDonorDay, be there for someone else in need. Give blood. Share life. Keep circulating it around.
Today world is observing #WorldBloodDonorDay .Let's be there for someone else. Give blood. Share life.
Donate #Blood – Save Lives. #WorldBloodDonorDay Fortis Healthcare
Posted by Fortis Ludhiana on Thursday, 14 June 2018
Donating blood regularly is beneficial for the recipient, as well as, the donor. It's time to #DonateLife this #WorldBloodDonorDay. #ApolloHospitalDelhi
Posted by Apollo Hospitals Delhi on Tuesday, 12 June 2018
Posted by IDBI BANK on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
What you do today, can give someone a tomorrow. Rudrani Chettri has one simple question for everyone – #WhyDontYou?Watch the video to know how YOU can help save lives.To know more – http://www.whydontyou.in/ #WorldBloodDonorDay
Posted by Bold Transgender Modeling Agency on Thursday, 14 June 2018
Join Chethan's efforts to make this #WorldBloodDonorDay an anchor for #Changemakers to make #BloodDonation the new norm.Khoon is advocating for removing restrictions against #LGBTQ to #GiveBlood. Join the movement!
Posted by Ashoka India on Thursday, 14 June 2018
This World Blood Donor Day, pledge to save the life of others.#WorldBloodDonorDay #KaroHealthyShuruwaat
Posted by Kent RO Systems on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Someone needs blood every 2 seconds. This #WorldBloodDonorDay, be a donor & save someone’s life.
Posted by Bharti AXA General Insurance Company Limited on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Let's come together to celebrate and thank individuals who donate blood and encourage those who have not yet donated blood to start donating. #WorldBloodDonorDay
Posted by JK Lakshmi Cement Limited on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
This World Blood Donor Day, let's pledge to Donate Blood and Save Life!#PNGJewellers #WorldBloodDonorDay #Pune
Posted by PNG Jewellers on Thursday, 14 June 2018
If you think we have missed out on some World Blood Donor Day campaigns, do let us know at [email protected] or in comments below.