campaign – B’kara FC ladies team first team to donate blood

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 18:00

B’kara FC ladies team are the first team to participate in the scheme whereas sports teams donate blood to the National Blood Transfusion Service.  9 players and 2 coaches participated in this noble act and donated  blood. This scheme organised by Stephen Gatt and having Andrew Hogg as its ambassador is aimed at encouraging sports people and the general sporting public to organise groups in donating blood.

Mr. Johann Scicluna, coach of B’kara FC ladies team explained that players should help in donating blood and urging other people to donate.  He also said that for the next season his team will wear t-shirts with the logo on it before games.  Mr. Scicluna donated an official B’kara shirt to Alex Lautier , S.R.N., who thanked the group for the generous donation.  Mr. Lautier stressed that at this moment there is a shortage of blood and encouraged everyone to go the blood transfusion service near St. Lukes Hospital to donate blood.

Those interested in donating blood as a group are to contact Stephen Gatt on 99475943 or

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