Kiran Gems, the World’s Largest Manufacturer of Diamonds, conducted a blood donation drive on October, 10, 2014 in association with Umang Foundation (NGO) & Sir J.J. Mahanagar Raktapedhi in support of Humanity. This blood camp event took place in Kiran Gems own office in ‘The Capital’ 10th floor. It was an open event and everyone interested towards donation were welcomed. The drive started at 9:20 am in the morning and lasted till 6:15 pm in the evening and had an overwhelming response from the employees of the Kiran Gems and other companies in the industry.
Enthusiastic participants including employees and their families, team of brokers and assorters and other companies’ employees participated in this noble cause. The program continued for the whole day. Every donor donated approximately 350 ml of blood after passing through preliminary medical tests like BP, HB, weight-check, etc.
The top brass of Kiran Gems actively participated during the event which included Mr Vallabhbhai Patel- Chairman, Mr Mavji Patel- MD, Mr Dinesh Lakhani- Director, Mr Rajesh Lakhani- Director and Mr Kalpesh Lakhani- Director. They, along with the volunteers of Kiran Gems ensured that every donor of blood was taken care well.
Mr Dinesh Lakhani, Director- Kiran Gems said, “This event presented us with a unique opportunity to do something selfless and that goes beyond just monetary donation. I am so happy that employees of Kiran and other companies are actively participating in this noble cause.”