Transneft Upper Volga together with the N. Ya. Klimova Nizhny Novgorod Regional Blood Centre have held a blood donation event within the Energy of Life series. The event was implemented as part of a corporate programme for volunteering among Transneft and its subsidiaries’ employees for 2019–2020.
The event was held on 23 February 2019 at Transneft Upper Volga’s executive office in Nizhniy Novgorod. A mobile medical unit with a medical team worked during the event.
The event was attended by 80 employees of Transneft Upper Volga’s executive office, a total of 23,5 litres of blood were donated. Many of the participants were donating blood not for the first time.
The Energy of Life blood donation event has become a tradition at Transneft Upper Volga. Employees of the executive office have donated 22 litres of blood in February this year, and more than 100 employees of the Volodarsk Regional Oil Pipeline Directorate, Transneftemash Factory of Velikiye Luki and the executive office donated over 47 litres of blood in July and August last year.
As decided by the participants of the event, the funds allocated as material compensation to each donor will be sent to a Nizhny Novgorod children’s charity.