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Cyclethon-A ride against Cancer

Posted by on May 11, 2014 in Events | 8 comments

Critical Mass is a cycling group based in Karachi. They meet every Sunday Morning to enjoy the cycling fun. On 1st May 2014, they organized a special cyclethon to raise awareness against childhood cancer and to support the Children Cancer Foundation. The event was organized on the coastal line of Karachi where more than 100 Cyclists turned up to take part in this activity. The participants were from all age groups and the motivation was there to be seen by everyone. 440true thumbnails under 330true true 800http://ccfpakistan

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Sunday Funday!

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014 in Events | 13 comments

Children Cancer Foundation Pakistan Trust was constituted more than a decade ago with a clear vision and conviction to establish a Children Cancer Hospital (CCH) in Pakistan where quality cancer treatment can be given to every child and to create mass awareness about childhood cancer. Charity with Dignity is the core philosophy at CCH. The journey of hope which started from a mere 40,000 rupees exceeded 150 million rupees in 2013. Almost all the expenses are covered by zakaat and donation. The CCF V-team and Orange Tree Foundation...

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Radiation Oncology Course

Posted by on Mar 15, 2014 in Events | 66 comments

There has been remarkable improvement in the survival of childhood cancer in developed countries. One of the major reasons is application of multi modality treatment.  Radiation is an important aspect of treatment of solid tumor in children. Most children are now treated on an international protocol with specific radiation guideline. Children Cancer Hospital organized the Advanced Certification Course on Radiation Treatment in Childhood and Adolescent Cancer at Children Cancer Hospital on March 1, 2014 to bring uniformity in the...

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Dolphin Show

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in Events | 268 comments

The Dolphin Show has really been the biggest buzz this winters in Karachi. This show has provided great entertainment to this city. The management of the Dolphin show invited the kids of Children Cancer Hospital to enjoy the show. For many children it was a dream come true, seeing live dolphins and sea lions. Sea lions and dolphin stars performed a dazzling array of flips; leaps and twists, while the high-energy performance of the dolphin show left the spectators speechless. The mammals, jumping out and splashing back into the water, was an...

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World Cancer Day 2014

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Events | 30 comments

Internationally 4th of February has been designated as World Cancer Day. The prime objective of this day is to provide public awareness about cancer and its prevention, so as to achieve a reduction in deaths due to cancer. For 2014 the logo for World Cancer Day is ‘debunk the myths’ i.e. to eliminate/minimize the misconceptions and mis-perception about cancer. The Children Cancer Hospital organized a public awareness campaign about Cancer and its prevention on 4th Feb 2014. This session was coupled with child friendly constructive play...

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Social Expo 2013

Posted by on Dec 25, 2013 in Events | 7 comments

Markaz-e-Umeed Pakistan organized the Social Expo 2013 at Expo Center, Karachi. Along with the other social NGOs, Children Cancer Hospital had a stall in the expo. There was a lot of interest among the visitor to know about the work that Children Cancer Foundation is doing for the eradication of Childhood Cancer in Pakistan. 440true thumbnails under 330true true 500 5000 random false 60

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Gifts by Froebel Academy

Posted by on Dec 7, 2013 in Events | 48 comments

Froebel Academy has been a great partner in the fight against childhood cancer. They have put their stalls at all the big fundraisers organized by Children Cancer Foundation. Recently, they expanded their love for the cause by sending out gifts to the patients under treatment at Children Cancer Hospital. All the gifts were prepared by the kids studying at the Froebel Academy. The kids at CCH loved the gifts and thanked Froebel for this great gesture. 440true thumbnails under 330true true 500

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Bayview Mela 2013

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in Events | 15 comments

Bayview Academy has been a great supporter of Children Cancer Foundation for a long time. Keeping their traditions, they arranged another fundraiser for CHildren Cancer Foundation. The fun carnival had loads of fun activities including games, food stalls and music. The participants had a great time and they felt privileged in contributing to the cause of eradicating childhood cancer from Pakistan. 440true dots under 330true true 800

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UK Fundraiser

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Events | 11 comments

The Children Welfare Foundation is organizing a EID Bazar and Fun Day on Sunday 27th October, 2013 at Barnet Multiculture Community Centre, Algernon Road, Hendon NW4 3 TA, London, UK. All the proceeds of this event would go for Children Cancer Hospital, Pakistan. The proceeds would be used by CCH to buy an ambulance for their operations. The Fun Mela would have loads of attractions including Food Stalls, Clothes, Books, Kids activities, games, Auction and much much more. Entrance fee in the mela is: £2

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World Pharmacist Day 2013

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in Events | 114 comments

Children Cancer Hospital celebrated World Pharmacists Day on 25th September 2013. The objective of the celebration of the World Pharmacists Day was to highlight the importance of role pharmacists in the health care team. The event hosted by Dr. Muhammad Furqan .The event started with the recitation of Holy Quran by Hafiz Muhammad Alamgir. Dr. Aslam Shah Manager Pharmacy Services TIH did their presentation Hospital Pharmacist in Pakistan past present and future. Dr. Arif Ali Arain Manager Pharmacy Services did their presentation on...

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