Heita Zkhiphani? We’ve got an amazing opportunity for you to win tickets to The Global Citizen festival by simply visiting any SANBS donor centre or mobile drive in South Africa before the 22nd of November 2018 and donating! Yep it’s that easy fam.
By donating blood during this time, SANBS blood donors stand to earn two tickets each, including flights (for donors outside of Gauteng), accommodation, dinner and breakfast the following morning, with transfers to and from the Festival but before we get to that we need to address a pressing issue below.
So Why aren’t Young Black Males Donating Blood?
Statistics obtained from the South African National Blood Donation Services (SANBS) have revealed that young South African black males donate the least blood.
Zkhiphani.com as a brand and platform stands very much in support of young South Africans donating blood and are proud to be a part of SANBS initiatives to get more South Africans donating as we understand the importance of it.
In the next few weeks we are going to be educating our readers on the benefits of donating blood and also address the various concerns young South Africans have relating to the topic of blood donation.
We took it upon ourselves to go out and interview a couple of youngins to better understand why they aren’t donating and how they can help us come up with solutions to change this. The answers we got were quite interesting, below is what they had to say:
For full details on how and where to donate to earn your tickets, visit https://sanbs.org.za/donor-centres/. Winners will be contacted via telephone on 26 November 2018.
For more information, please engage with SANBS and Global Citizen on Twitter and Facebook, using #ForLife @SANBS @TheSANBS #GlobalCitizenFestivalSA #BetheGeneration