14th of June – World Blood Donor Day
On June 14, World Blood Donor Day is traditionally celebrated across the world. The events that are organized aim to increase the collective and individual awareness of the necessity of having safe blood and blood products. Also, on this day, efforts to focus the attention on blood donors, on people who express their humanity by donating blood voluntarily, are made. These people are real modern heroes. Their contribution remains the key tool for saving lives on global level.