Mangaluru: Lourdes Central School in association with St Francis Xavier Church, Lions Club Millennium and LCS alumni organised a blood donation camp as a part of the 25 programmes of the silver jubilee year 2023 on 12 August 2023 at Bejai Church hall.
The camp started with a prayer song sung by the school choir. The Principal, Rev. Fr Robert Dsouza welcomed the gathering. The blood donation Camp was inaugurated by lighting the lamp.
Rev Fr John Baptist Saldanha, the Manager congratulated the principal for organising this camp which will help society on a large scale. He also requested the youth to organise such programmes which benefit society.
Belita Mascarenhas, Vice Principal acknowledged the efforts taken by the school and thanked each and every one for supporting and working hard for the success of the programme.
About 150 donors donated blood, which included the staff, the parent community, the youth of St Francis Xavier Church, and the alumni of Lourdes Central School.
Dr Charu Kosla Blood bank officer, Fr Mullers Hospital, Ashok Pinto president of Lions club millennium, Dr Mrinali Shetty and Dr Vishma PTEC representatives, Sylvia D Silva Coordinator, Youth Commission, Sheela, Coordinator health commission were present and graced the occasion.
The programme was compered by Linet Dsouza, the convener.