At the event (Photo: dangcongsan.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) – A blood donation campaign was launched on October 25 by the youth union of the centrally-run business bloc and the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion.

The campaign is taking place in 17 locations of subsidiary units of the union in Hanoi and HCM City until October 28.

It is expected to draw the participation of more than 7,000 youth union members and collect at least 3,000 units of blood.

On the occasion, the organisers presented certificates of merit to 21 organisations and 20 individuals with outstanding achievements in the bloc’s blood donation campaigns over the last five years.-VNA