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Launching of CCCL’s Photography Exhibition “Oasis of Hope” in Bnachii

28-Jun-17

Federation of Zgharta Municipalities President Zeenny Kheir, Zgharta Mayor and Vice Chair of the Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon Dr. Cesar Bassim with the presence of CCCL’s Chair Mrs. Nora Joumblatt launched on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 the Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL) “Oasis of Hope” public photography exhibition at Zgharta, next to Bnachii Lake in the presence of Mr. Zeenny Kheir, Dr. Cesar Bassim, Mrs. Nora Joumblatt, Mrs. Rima Franjieh, Mr. Paul Edde, Mrs. Mona Sidaoui, CCCL patients, their parents and other guests and invitees.

 

Oasis of Hope photography exhibition featured the CCCL patient’s photographs of what gives them strength through their treatment, while having 8 themes: showcasing our patients’ photos representing “What Helped Me Conquer Cancer”. Through this exhibition, we see their hopes and dreams and sense evermore, the CCCL’s commitment to saving lives and celebrating hope. The CCCL’s Oasis of Hope launched on April 11, 2016 for the CCCL’s 14th anniversary; and roamed Beirut, Jbeil, Bnachii and will roam different areas of Lebanon, spreading hope and the CCCL cause.

 

Special thanks to all the photographers who participated in teaching the patients and survivors how to take these amazing images:

 

Jamal Saidi, Michel Zoghzoghi, Rudy Bou Shebel, Roger Moukarzel, Emile Issa, Diane Aftimos, Nathalie Moukadem and Tony Yamine

 

If you are interested in organizing an event around “Oasis of Hope” or you would like us to visit your town please contact us on 01-351515 / 70-351515.