Largest voluntary blood donors’ online database

As of June 30, 2015, www.friends2support.org (F2S), a website that has the largest online database open to all 24×7, reached 1,75,000 registered volunteer donors in its database. Anyone can get a voluntary blood donor within hours, free of cost and it is utilised by all blood banks in the country. Shareef SK, Naveen Reddy, Koteswararao S, Phani Kethamakka and Murali Krishna, childhood friends from Narasaraopet, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh are the founders of friends2support, launched on Nov 14, 2005. The organisation got the Award of Excellence 2015 from Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, World Summit Youth Award 2013, mBillionth South Asia Award 2013 and many more.

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA