The OCT College students went to Phuket Regional Blood Centre of TRCS for a blood donation action. The event was moderated by heromonk Paisiy Ipate, the Director of Spiritual Formation at OCT College. He explained to the students the importance of blood donation as an act of human and Christian solidarity towards people who urgently need blood for treating various diseases.
Thai Red Cross was officially recognized by the International Committee of the Red Cross on May 27, 1920, and was accepted as a member of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (the former League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies) on April 8, 1921. The president of Thai Red Cross Society is Her Majesty Queen-Mother Sirikit, while Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Siridhorn is its executive vice-president.