Gazprom Neft Press Office:
On June 9, the Corporate Center of Gazprom Neft held a Corporate Blood Donorship Action. Fifty four employees of the Company voluntarily donated their blood.
Gazprom Neft’s partner organizations in the Donorship Action were represented by “Podari Zhizn” (“Give Life”) Charity Fund that renders aid to children suffering from oncological and haemotological diseases, and the Blood Centre of the Russian Federal Medical and Biologic Agency. The donated blood will be contributed to the general haemotology and oncohaemotology departments of the Russian Children Clinical Hospital.
According to Donor Program Coordinator of the “Give Life” Fund Nadezhda Daniyalova, the Fund lends support to bad case kids receiving treatment in the Russian Clinical Hospital, and these are, first of all, cancer patients. “Following chemotherapy, little patients are in particularly urgent need of blood. We are much obliged to Gazprom Neft employees for organizing the Blood Donor Day”, - Nadezhda Daniyalova says.
The Corporate Donorship Action is held pursuant to Gazprom Neft’s Charitable Policy specifically aimed at aiding children with medical needs. By taking voluntary part in the action Gazprom Neft employees contribute to the revival of donorship in Russia. In the future, Gazprom Neft projects to continue arranging Corporate Blood Donor Days.