Donations, raised in the UK and across the globe go towards funding international programs pursued jointly by Gift of Life and our sister charity Podari Zhizn in Russia. Foreign Medicines has always been the grand spending for the charity, with 74% of the funds allocated to purchasing cutting-edge anticancer medications in 2015-2016. As part of our commitment to financial transparency we regularly report on our performance and expenditures.
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HELP A CHILD TO BEAT THE ODDS
Cancer is curable.
With your support, we can give more children a better chance to overcome the disease and recover to live life to the fullest.
Donate now and see our little patients leaving hospitals with confidence and smile. Thank you!
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We’d like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the Tsarenkov family, their friends, art lovers and Gift of Life supporters who gathered over £2400 for children with cancer in Russian hospitals during the presentation of the catalogue showcasing Russian Avant-Garde Art from the Vladimir Tsarenkov Collection which took place on the 22d of February. A unique art exhibition itself is on show at Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz until 12th of March. If you still want to get your hands on a beautiful edition of the catalogue, you can order one here https://goo.gl/forms/p2zhb8HOiAC8Urem1 All proceeds will benefit Gift of Life. ... See MoreSee Less
Today is the birthday of our Operations Manager, Marina Mosyakova! A kind-hearted fairy that always seems to have enough enthusiasm and cares enough to reach out to others, she can always be counted on not only to get things done, but to do them well. We feel lucky to have so many great qualities combined into one magical personality on our team! We'd like to wish Marina all the very best on that special day and hope she receives back some of that sunshine she spreads every day! С ДНЁМ РОЖДЕНЬЯ! ... See MoreSee Less
“I told myself: well, Masha, you should be patient and shouldn’t cry, because if your mum sees your tears, she will be in tears herself. And this is what we must prevent.” Masha Skrypnik, 18, shares an inspiring story of recovery from leukaemia. The girl is February Person of the Month in Фонд Подари жизнь jubilee calendar. Read her interview here http://giftoflife.eu/jubilee-calender-february-skrypnik/
We thank all donors and friends of the charity for their invaluable support. Together we give children and young adults like Masha a better chance to beat cancer. To keep helping, please visit http://giftoflife.eu/donate/ ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks to you, we were able to pay £40 000 for invasive diagnostics for 13 year old Lyuba Pechenyuk with a diffuse brain tumour. Lyuba and her mum were admitted to the neurosurgical department, the operation was successfully conducted on the 7th of February. The study confirmed which area affected by the tumour is causing epileptic seizures. German neurosurgeons decided to remove the tumour, the operation went successful, Lyuba is recovering now and feeling good. Go to our website to read what our volunteer wrote about Lyubasha http://giftoflife.eu/invasive-diagnostics-surgery-treat-cancer/ ... See MoreSee Less