Make-A-Wish Foundation Grants Wishes for Children with Chronic Heart Diseases on World Heart Day
The Make-A-Wish Foundation celebrated World Heart Day by granting the wishes of 18 children with chronic heart diseases in the UAE. The event was held at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City and was attended by Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of the Department of Community Development in Abu Dhabi, and Sheikha Noor bint Fahim bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Make a Wish Foundation. The children were granted various wishes, including travel opportunities, electronic devices, toys, and more.
Collaborative Efforts for a Cohesive and Prosperous Society
Dr. Al Khaili commended the Make-A-Wish Foundation for their humanitarian efforts and emphasized the importance of collaborative efforts between government and private organizations in advancing Abu Dhabi’s position as a global capital. He also highlighted the essential role of non-profit organizations in elevating service standards and fostering community support and advancement.
Importance of Spreading Awareness on World Heart Day
Hani Al-Zubaidi, CEO of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, expressed his gratitude to the Community Development Department, PureHealth, and Sheikh Khalifa Medical City for their ongoing cooperation and care for children. He also emphasized the importance of adopting healthy lifestyles and spreading awareness on World Heart Day to build a better, healthy, and disease-free society.
Commitment to Making a Positive Impact on Children’s Lives
Rashed Al Qubaisi, Chief Corporate Officer at PureHealth, expressed his honor in being part of the celebration on World Heart Day and emphasized the power of compassion and unity within the community. Bader Bader Al Qubaisi, CEO at SKMC, also expressed his commitment to providing comprehensive services to all patients, especially the youngest ones.
PureHealth’s Mission for Longevity and Quality of Life
PureHealth is collaborating with various stakeholders to drive change, inspire social responsibility, and enhance the longevity and quality of life of communities in UAE and beyond. Their partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation is a testament to their commitment to making a positive impact on children’s lives.
Tags: Make-A-Wish Foundation, World Heart Day, chronic heart diseases, community development, non-profit organizations.