Children in Bahrain suffering from cancer will be helped by a donation of BD 20,000 given to the Rotary Club of Manama (RCM) by Yousif & Aysha Almoayyed Charity.
The donation was handed over to Raj Damani, President of Rotary Club of Manama by Ms Amal Almoayyed and Ms Salwa Almoayyed during the Club’s weekly meeting on Sunday, 7th Feb 2016 at the Gulf Hotel.
The Rotary Club of Manama together with Bahrain Cancer Society is raising BD 80,000 to buy a Flow Cytometer, specially used in the early detection of blood cancer. The device will be donated to the Pediatric Oncology department at the Salmaniya Medical Center.
The Rotary Club of Manama, with a current membership of 66 men and women from all segments of Bahrain’s society, was founded in 1965 with the primary purpose of raising funds for and giving support to community projects in the Kingdom of Bahrain. With the motto “Service above Self”, the Rotary Club of Manama is a part of Rotary International, a world-wide organisation with over 1.2 million members.