Blood donation to mark Cardinal Tagle’s 62nd birthday

Blood donation to mark Cardinal Tagle’s 62nd birthday

By CBCP News

June 18, 2019

Manila, Philippines

The Archdiocese of Manila is taking blood donations to celebrate Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle’s 62nd birthday and to save lives.

The archdiocese will open the bloodletting drive as a “gift” to the cardinal at the Arzobispado building in Intramuros on Friday, June 21.

The project, which will be held from 8:30am to 3:00pm, is in coordination with the Philippine National Red Cross.

The bloodletting was started in 2007, and has since became a part of Manila archbishop’s birthday celebration.

For inquiries, interested donors may may call the archdiocese at telephone numbers 527-3956/527-6254 and look for Mr. Joel Madronio or Mr. Jomel Clarito.