Mohali /Chandigarh 23.01.18- ‘Humble to be Chandigarhians’  a  Face Book Group  of  more  than  28000 members held  a Blood  Donation Camp  inCollaboration  with the  socially  conscious  management  of  Doon  International  School  Sector 69  Mohali, where  about  70  persons donated  their  blood with collection arranged by Medical Association of  Rotary Club . The Unique thing of this camp was the majority of the members of HTBC group were not known to each other and they were working together for the noble cause with unity and commitment towards society. Many of people including women, Senior Citizens and Youngsters were first time introduced face to face with their face book friends.

 This face book group was generated four years back on 20 january 2014 by a Chandigarh based Dr.Harsh Wardhan Singh who is now residing at Georgia in Unites States of America and was remembered by the members of the Group. The National President of Sehajdhari Sikh Party Dr.P.S.Ranu who is also  former Chairman of Punjab Homoeopathic Medical Council Govt. of Punjab  was  the  Chief  Guest and  inaugurated the Camp by himself donating blood  along with his kids and other family members. Dr Ranu in his motivating speech said that our tears can’t  save a life but our blood can save the life. He propagated about donating organs and eyes to the needy to save lives. The scene was emotional when Mr and Mrs PK Rattan the brand Ambassadors of the organ donors in the group addressed the audience explaining that how the wife had donated her liver to save the life of her husband to save her family world and after that they had a son which was never possible if the organ was not donated rather she would have been a widow.  

 On the occasion Mr. Charanjit Singh Mann, Director Doon  International School   was  felicitated as  Guest of Honor  by  Subhash  Luthra    and  RM  Kashyap  Administrators of  this  social group. The Principal of the School Mrs Manjeet Kaur Madra also donated her blood. The Team leaders Mr. Navkiron  Singh, Mrs. Riya Kakkar , Mr. Kamal kaler, Mrs. Pramila Bhandari, Mrs. Deepa Aggarwal and Mr. Sanjay Khandelwal,  were  the  cohesive  force to  bring out accountable donors  from  outstations apart  from  tricity.

 The  event  was  blessed  by  Amrit Dhingra  President  Senior  Citizens  Chandigarh  and  RC  Dhawan  a  prime  donor  extending  back  up  support  to  the  event. Mrs  Sarita  Khurana, an eminent  Nutrition expert of  the  tricity   also graced the occasion Highlight  the  event  was  a  book release ‘ How to achieve Success ’ of  an  octogenarian member of  the  group   Tarlok Singh Lamba .

 All  the  donors  were  very  well  looked  after  by  the  organizers  and  profusely  thanked  them  for  this  noble  social  cause.