Blood Donation Camps are being organized regularly especially in rural areas and educational institutions to create awareness among children and masses in rural areas and to promote voluntary blood donation.
Dr. Yudhbir Singh, President, ISBTI launched a pilot project in District Sirsa and Hisar of Haryana where blood donation camps are being organized on daily basis especially in rural areas for the last two years. Donors, Motivators and Camp Organizers from villages have been properly trained for the purpose. They are invited to attend orientation programs, motivational programs and training programs organized by ISBTI from time to time.
Apart from these regular daily camps, mega camps are also organized on special occasions. These include special days like World Blood Donor Day, Red Cross Day and Independence Day. Similarly camps are also organized on festivals like HOLI. People are so aware that they have even started to celebrate their birthdays, anniversaries etc. by organizing blood donation camps on these days.