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Municipality of Beirut visit the CCCL
April 12, 2017

On April 12, 2017, The Mayor of Beirut, Jamal Itani, accompanied by members of the Council, Hagob Terezian, Khalil Choucair, Gabi Fernaini, Rami Al-Ghawi and Yusri Sidani visited the Children's Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL) to congratulate the center on its 15 years anniversary and to receive a recognition for the valuable amount of the donation they made to the center. They were warmly greeted by CCCL Chair, Mrs. Nora Joumblatt, Mrs. Salwa Salman, Member of the Board of Trustees and Member of the Executive Committee, Mr. Nicolas Boukather, Member of the Board of Trustees and Secretary of the Executive Committee, CCCL’s General Manager, Mrs. Hana Chaar Choueib, CCCL’s Fundraising Manager Ms. Nisrine Tannous and Dr. Hassan El Solh, Medical Center Director and Chief Medical Officer of the American University of Beirut Medical Center , Director of Children’s Cancer Institute and Director of The Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute at AUBMC.


The municipality visit comes after their recent donation where they sponsored the treatment of 1 child at the CCCL; and their name now hangs on the CCCL Rainbow of Hope with one “Sponsor a Child” star under it.


On behalf of CCCL kids, thank you for your continued support!

"To the children of the CCCL who taught me about hope and courage a piece of my heart stays with you... Love"

Salma Hayek
April 2015