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LVCT's Blood Safety Programme

LVCT offers both financial and technical support to two blood safety partners namely Bloodlink foundation and Bloodlife Initiative Kenya 

Bloodlink Foundation

Bloodlink Foundation (BLF) is a non-profit charitable trust established in 2004 and duly registered under the laws of Kenya.

BloodLinkseeks to assist Kenyan people achieve better health and quality life through partnerships with communities, corporate and public sectors.

Bloodlink is a partner with the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) in recruitment and mobilization of blood donors to ensure sufficient safe blood for needy Kenyans.

Mission, Vision & Goal

Vision
To improve the quality of health and life of Kenyans.

Mission
To lead in information, education and mobilization of organizations towards realization of social responsibility.

Goal
The main Goal of this project is to develop a pool of low risk donors among employees of corporate organization. 

Bloodlife Initiative Kenya

 Bloodlife Initiative is a Kenyan NGO working to come up with strategies towards increasing the blood bank levels by partnering up with the National Blood Transfusion Services.

 Bloodlife Initiative Kenya as a partnering agency in augmenting NBTS efforts in raising blood bank levels are set out in the National Strategy on Blood Donor Mobilization Paper of Oct 2001 which gives the NGOs the role of carrying out the mobilization activities. Other NGOs carrying out blood donor programmes are Hope Worldwide, Bloodlink and The Kenya Red Cross