A Gift Of Life

Here is another good cause to support with the festive season just around the corner. My good friend and mentor on disability issues, Tan Kuan Aw, Deputy President of the Society of Disabled Persons Penang (SDPP), informed me about the blood donation campaign that his society is organising in conjunction with the International Day of Disabled Persons on December 3. This is a gift of love. This is a gift of life. Who knows? You may save someone’s life with this little sacrifice.


Please be informed that in conjunction with International Day of Disabled Persons celebration on 3rd December, The Society of Disabled Persons Penang (SDPP), Buddhist Light International Association (BLIA) and Un Khuay Hoay Kuan are jointly organizing the 7th Blood Donation campaign on the following date and time :

Date : 4 December 2005 (Sunday)
Time : 9.30am – 1.30pm
Venue : Seminar Room 1 & 2 in Caring Complex, Jalan Utama, Pulau Pinang

Persons to Contact:
Ms.Teh(013-4337442) Mr.Tan(012-4840584)
Mr.Wong(012-4556921) Ms.Loo(016-4563315)

Please come forward to support this activity and encourage your friends or family to join this campaign and to help those in need of blood. The act of donating blood not only can save lives, but also helps to promote blood circulation and improve our health. This good deed not only benefits those in need but also ourselves, So come and register!

Those are interested please bring along the donor record booklet on the above mentioned date. The donated blood will be given to the General Hospital. Those interested please contact the above persons.

Every donor will be given an umbrella each and donors who have donated more then 15 times will be given a gift hamper.

Author: Peter Tan

Peter Gabriel Tan. Penangite residing in the Klang Valley. Blissfully married to Wuan. A LaSallian through and through. Slave to three cats. Wheelchair user since 1984. End-stage renal disease since 2017. Principal Facilitator at Peter Tan Training specialising in Disability Equality Training. Former columnist of Breaking Barriers with The Borneo Post. This blog chronicles my life, thoughts and opinions. Connect with me on Twitter and Facebook.