Positive Cancer Foundation organizes ‘Basma’ activity at Dubai Hospital

February 20, 2014 9:42 am

On the occasion of International Childhood Cancer Day, Positive Cancer Foundation (PCF) in collaboration with Dubai Health Authority (DHA) organized the ‘Basma’ Activity at Dubai Hospital. The activity included an artistic workshop of the drawings of the sick children, presentations of cartoon characters, and distribution of gifts to the sick children with the participation of a number of parents from UAE schools, students, and a number of society figures who were invited to participate in the activity.

The participants from DHA included Mr. Salem Bin Lahej, Director of Social Services, Mr. Taha Katit, Financial and Managing Director, and Mr. Ghanem Lootah, Director of Communications and Corporate Marketing. As from Dubai Hospital, the participants included Dr. Leila Al Muhairi, Consultant and Head of the Children Division, Dr. Assem, Oncologist, and Ms. Leila Al Haddad, Head of Social Services.

The participants also included the artist Hassan Al Muallim, movie directors Abdulla Hassan and Hassan Kayani, artist photographer Liwa Jameis, and plastic artist Mahmoud Fahmi.

Captain Issa Ali from Al Shaab Club, Captain Habib Al Fardan from Al Nasr Club, Captain Majed Hassan from Al Ahli Club, and a number of members from the Parents Council of Al Qeyam Model School distributed gifts to the sick children present in the activity and in the rooms of sick children. A poem entitled ‘Childhood Basma’ done by the poet Saud Al Mizaiyni was also distributed among the participant parents.

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Positive Cancer Foundation
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