The children and parents thoroughly enjoyed their outing to the zoo.
A big shout out to Grade 10 students from Jakarta Intercultural School. The students visited RS Dharmais as part of their Service Learning Week project – Passion into Action recently.
They made fruit salad and Belgium waffles with the cancer kiddies whom were all very busy cutting up fruit and decorating waffles.
Everybody had fun!
MCK were able to buy nebulizers for the children at RS Cipto.
Fans can keep up-to-date with Thompson’s journey at www.becakterus.com , where his GPS will track his exact whereabouts on the map.
If you would like to help him raise more money than his previous run from Bali to Jakarta for charities, please visit: kitabisa.com/becakterus.
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29/08/2015 by Marys Cancer Kiddies
Mary’s Cancer Kiddies would like to extend a very big thank you to Tutor Time Indonesia for their funding raising efforts to pay for the medical treatment and medication for children and babies at RS Cipto and RS Dharmais in the cancer, neo-natal, infectious and emergency wards.
Mary’s Cancer Kiddies would also like to thank the parents from Tutor Time who donated goodie-bags and Sophie Martin clothing for the Cancer Kiddies.
Photos below of children receiving goodie bags – kindly donated by a parent from Tutor Time Pre-Schools.
Mary’s Cancer Kiddies visited Rumah Sakit Dharmais (hospital) and met with some of the patients they are helping. Laeni (below) is 15 years old and from Kuningan in West Java. She is receiving chemo after having a Yoke Sac tumour removed from her abdomen.
Furgon, 11 years old, is receiving palliative care as his cancer has spread to his brain. Facing the end of his short life however, didn’t stop him from singing a well know Indonesian song ‘Balonku’ when MCK visited his bed.
Three year old Karel Havafa has Leukemia. He was diagnosed last November and is receiving chemotherapy. Karel has one older brother and his Father has passed away.
Recently admitted at Dharmais, Christian, is 9 years old and is from Bogor. Christian had a tumour removed from his lungs last September and then received radiation treatment. He is currently being observed as he has liquid in his lungs.