As stated recently by Times of India that a minimum of 700 units of blood is the daily requirement of Bangalore city due to the increase in road accidents & other ailments especially by the thalassemia patients where the patients need fresh blood every month, the students of T John College in coordination with the NSS cell took an effort to contribute towards this noble cause on 17th January 2014. Dr.Shikha Tiwari, Principal and Dr.Nilanjana Basu, Vice Principal of T John College supported this student’s initiative and helped the blood donation camp to be a successful step towards the social responsibility of the institution.
Lions Club & NIMHANS group participated in the blood donation camp where a team of more than 30 doctors with their group members joined to make this camp successful. The event started at 10 AM in the premise of T John College where students started donating their blood. The complete arrangement was made with full facilities required for the event. Not only by the students, many Faculties, Head of the Departments also participated whole heartedly in making this initiative a successful one. By 2 PM, the total of 100 units of blood was collected. This event not only helped the needy ones, but also gave an opportunity among students to realize their responsibility towards the society.