Malabar Gold & Diamonds is organizing a blood drive

Officials and employees of Malabar Gold & Diamonds during a blood drive.

Doha: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the world’s largest jewelry retailers with over 285 stores in 10 countries, conducted a blood donation campaign in Qatar as part of its CSR activities.

The main objective of the event, organized in association with the Blood Donor Center of Hamad Medical Corporation, was to replenish the available blood supply for the local population and raise awareness of the importance of blood donation. The event, which took place at the Malabar Gold & Diamonds outlet in Grand Mall, was well attended. A total of 47 donors, including members of the public and employees of Malabar Gold & Diamonds, generously gave their blood.

The donation units, which were provided by Hamad Hospital, included four stations and all donors were given a preliminary medical test before their donation.

“Blood donation is a noble cause and we hope to set an example to the public through our actions. CSR has remained a core value at Malabar Gold & Diamonds since its inception and I commend everyone who has been involved in collecting blood donations, including our employees, who have led from the front,” said Santhosh TV, Regional Manager , Malabar Gold & Diamonds, Qatar .

As part of its CSR initiatives, Malabar Gold & Diamonds periodically organizes blood drives in different parts of India, the GCC, the Far East and the United States with the support of authorized blood banks.

They partner with like-minded organizations and undertake several welfare activities in their regions of operations, primarily in areas such as health, education, environment, housing and empowerment of people. women.

Sarah C. Figueiredo