Sankalp, the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee of IIM Sirmaur, successfully organized a blood donation camp on August 4, 2017. The one-day camp was set up in the conference room of IIM Sirmaur from 9:30 am.
The camp was a student-driven initiative led by Ganesh Borude and SatyaSekharGunnu, both of second year, in collaboration with the Blood Bank at IMA Dehradun. The student volunteers of IIM Sirmaur and medical professionals of IMA Dehradun did a commendable job in making the process of donating blood easier for everyone. They also provided the necessary assistance and information to all donors. The donors were also offered proper care and refreshments.
On account of the blood donation camp, Prof. (Dr.)NeeluRohmetra, Director, IIM Sirmaur, appreciated the initiative and further added how such social activities will mould the students into better, responsible professionals in the times to come. Prof.VaneetKashyap, Placements Chairman, IIM Sirmaur, was also present at the camp.
A total of 45 units of blood were donated by the students and staff of IIM Sirmaur. Students from the nearby engineering college and the Himachal Institute of Dental Sciences also contributed toward the noble cause. The students also shared their experiences and encouraged fellow students to participate in the camp. The donors were presented with a certificate and a token of appreciation.