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NHS Blood and Transplant donates second bloodmobile to Uganda Blood Transfusion Service

Thursday, 22nd June 2017

Earlier today, Mrs Juliet Mugerwa from Uganda High Commission formally accepted a second bloodmobile donated by NHS Blood and Transplant to Uganda Blood Transfusion Service, prior to its onward journey to Uganda.

Mrs Mugerwa thanked NHSBT on behalf of the Government of Uganda for this gesture of kindness and spoke of the important work carried out by UBTS which NHSBT's earlier donation has helped to facilitate.

'You will agree with me that donating blood is a real act ofgiving life and life is the greatest gift any person can receive. This donation will contribute to increasing the reliable supply of safe blood to all those whose lives depend on it,' said Mrs Mugerwa.