YFM Accra’s Naa Dzama Puts Smiles On The Faces Of Children Living With Cancer At Korle Bu Teaching Hospital
On Sunday, May 8, 2022 (Mothers’Day), On-Air Personality with YFM Accra, Naa Dzama together with her foundation, Purple Angels Kids Foundation put smiles on the faces of children at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.
The kids, battling cancer and confined to the paediatric oncology unit of the Hospital facility were gifted with care packages including towels, shower gel, sponge, books, water bottles, crayons & pencils, toys, antibacterial wipes, bowl and cutlery, disinfectants, Toilet Rolls among others to help their stay at the hospital a bit more comfortable.
Naa Dzama together with her team was warmly welcomed by the In-charge nurse at the paediatric oncology unit after which they were taken to the Day Care Unit which temporarily houses patients who were due for treatment.
They continued to the third floor of the unit which houses patients on admission with the youngest less than a year old and the oldest about 14 years.
The team engaged the children and made sure their mission was well accomplished as they put smiles on their faces.
Naa Dzama put a medal around each child’s neck to signify their resilience to fight and win as champions.
Speaking to the media, Naa Dzama expressed her delight saying;
“To be honest, the kids were more interested and excited over the medals than anything else. I could feel an air of gratitude as we left’ she said.
She expressed appreciation to a number of individuals and corporate institutions including Mr Jeremiah Darlington Quainoo, CEO of Jadarls Group Of Companies, Joy Industries, Hair Excellency, YCare and YFM for their support in numerous ways.
She also announced the immediate commencement of their next project, ‘Make A wish’, an initiative that grants wishes to kids with life-threatening diseases.
According to Naa, the aim is to show these kids that anything is possible and that they can survive cancer.
Connect with Naa Dzama and Purple Angels Kids Foundation across social media
Twitter: @TherealNaaDzama or @Purpleangels20
Donate to the foundation via Mobile Money line 055 276 0211 (Account Name: Purple Angels Foundation)