Managing Director of Mamedia Ventures [Nii Maale-Adsei] has revealed that the second edition of the annual Mamedia Easter Walk and Blood Donation scheduled to take place in the Garden City [Kumasi] on Saturday, April 20 has attracted widespread support from corporate organizations.
This year’s event is in collaboration with the Ashanti Regional Blood Bank, the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, KMA, The National Youth Authority, NYA and the Ashanti Regional Police [MTTU].
According to Nii Maale, companies such as MTN Ghana Foundation, SIC Insurance Company Limited, M&G Pharmaceuticals and Healthilife Beverages have all expressed their commitment towards the 2019 Mamedia Easter Walk and Blood Donation which comes under the theme – ”WALK FOR LIFE -KUMASI”.
The rest, he said are; the Graphic Communications Group, Everpure Company Limited, Century Drinking Water and the Sports Hotel in Kumasi.
While expressing gratitude to these corporate organizations for their kind gesture, Nii Maale said he was hopeful the walk would help inculcate the habit of regular exercising among the people of the Ashanti Regional capital.
He said the Easter time festivities was the appropriate time to organize the walk due to the number of people expected to travel across the country and the world to Kumasi and added that the blood donation would go a long way to save lives.
”Jesus Christ shed his blood around this time to save mankind. Why can’t we also donate a pint of blood to save lives,” Nii Maale philosophized.
Some of the organizations who have confirmed their participation in this program are NABCO, NYA, NSS, Daddy Lumba Fun Club and the Northern Sector National Supporters Union.
The rest are the Komfo Anokye Nursing and Midwives Training College, Kumasi Technical University and the Social and Floating Keep Fit Clubs.
The Managing Director of the organizers disclose they will unveil a big national celebrity as the Brand Ambassador for the event in the coming days preceding the event.