Sankalp India Foundation is a voluntary organisation based in Bangalore, India that helps children suffering from Thalassemia gets proper care and treatment. Around 200 children with Thalassemia from across south India are supported through the Thalassemia day care centre established by Sankalp in Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health Hospital in Bangalore.
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Neuroblastoma is a form of cancer that starts in certain types of very primitive nerve cells found in an embryo or fetus. This type of cancer occurs in infants and young children. It is the third most common type of Childhood Cancer after Leukemia and brain tumors. It is also the leading single cause of cancer deaths of children under 5.
Scott Howard and Catherine Lam are making a donation to C2C for their marriage, a fantastic and greatly appreciated gesture.
Al Zahra Teaching Hospital, the children's hospital of Najaf, is very keen to start a bone marrow transplantation program which initially would be primarily for thalassemia major. Iraq has over 10,000 children with that severe disease which could be cured by bone marrow transplantation in over 90% of those having a compatible sibling.