Blood Donors of America (BDA) & Society of American Nepalese Nurses (SANN)’s 3rd Joint Convention Press Release
Blood Donors of America (BDA) and the Society of American Nepalese Nurses (SANN) are organizing 3rd joint convention via Zoom meeting on May-22-2021 at 12:00 PM EST. There will be literary program on May-21-2021 from 9:00-11:00 PM EST. It will also be broadcast in the Facebook live via BDA Facebook account and live in BRTNepal.com facebook page. The convention was originally scheduled to conduct in person at the beautiful city of Denver, CO, in July 17-19, 2020 and needed to be postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic. The theme for this 3rd convention is “Uniting the Community and Life through Blood Donation and Nursing Care”.
BDA/SANN had organized first ever convention together in May-2016 at Dallas, TX and are working hand in hand for community services including blood donation campaigns to supply blood to the needy individuals, health fare to aware/advise people about personal health, provide useful trainings e.g. CPR and more. In this regard, this convention will be an avenue to share ideas/experiences about blood donation and other healthy living activities, meet in person and discuss about the potential challenges, and share ideas to work around them.
BDA is a voluntary 501- (c) (3) organization established in 2009 with primary goal to enhance blood donation throughout USA and beyond. By now, more than 10000 pints blood has been collected throughout USA with BDA’s involvement/initiatives. Also, BDA periodically organizes scientific talks via conference call to aware/motivate people for blood donation and provides tips for healthy living. More about BDA and its activities are available in the BDA
SANN, established in 2011, is a not-for-profit professional organization. It has more than 276 life members and seven Chapters in different states and cities across the USA. It runs periodic health fair (Colon cancer screening, CPR, blood test for lipid and blood sugar), health awareness program including mental health, and free clinics. SANN has partnership with 3 US universities for academic and professional enhancement of its members. Its website is:
BDA/SANN thanks our life members, general members, and community members to bring such impressive results and help saving more lives via blood donation, nursing care and other health activities. We encourage Nepali communities and beyond throughout USA and outside to participate in the convention via zoom Peoples from different walks of life, dignitaries, representatives from blood related and other voluntary organizations will participate in the inaugural program. Governor of the state of Colorado, city mayor, senators, former president, and the respected people working for communities will be invited. Thank you very much.
– Literary Program: 9:00 – 11:00 PM EST on May-21-2021
– Inauguration: 12:00 – 2:00 PM EST
– Health Talk Program: 2:15 – 3:45 PM EST
– AGM (Parallel session for BDA and SANN): 3:45 – 5:15 PM EST
– Closing Ceremony: 5:30 – 6:30 PM EST
Dr. Lila Raj Dahal Mrs. Manju Sangraula
President, BDA President, SANN
Perrysburg, OH-USA Washington DC, USA