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US Embassy employees in Sri Lanka donate blood during health fair
Thu, Mar 25, 2010, 10:56 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Mar 25, Colombo: Over 50 employees of the United States Embassy in Sri Lanka volunteered to donate blood to the Colombo National Blood Bank during the Embassy's Annual Health Fair.
During the event, health-care providers also conducted general health, dental, vision, physiotherapy, breast cancer awareness, and cardiovascular screenings, while others led sessions on Ayurvedic medicine, yoga, and basic first aid.
Pictured is Ambassador Patricia A. Butenis donating blood.