State and supporters contribute 233,000 euros to Cancer Treatment Foundation in February
The Cancer Treatment Foundation received more than 233,000 euros in donations in February, of which half came from the state budget. The foundation's supervisory board approved support for the treatment of 17 new patients, along with continuing support for the treatment of many others. Together we contributed 135,000 euros to the health of cancer patients.
Cancer Treatment Foundation puts dolls of famous politicians up for auction
From today until 28 February, on the Facebook page of the ‘Gift of Life’ Cancer Treatment Foundation, an auction is taking place in which dolls of famous Estonian politicians are being sold off to the highest bidders. The dolls were provided by the Tänapäev publishing house and Terje Annusver, the author of the book Crochet Yourself a Politician Doll.
Nearly a quarter of a million euros paid out for treatment in January
The Cancer Treatment Foundation received almost 152,000 euros in donations and paid out close to 232,000 euros to cover medical bills in the first month of 2019. The supervisory board of the foundation decided to support the medical treatment of 20 people. In addition, a number of people already receiving help continued to obtain treatment.
Last year the cancer treatment foundation raised a record 2.73 million euros and helped 300 people
Today the Gift of Life Foundation is celebrating its fifth anniversary. In five years the foundation has been built from scratch and become the largest charity in Estonia, having so far helped fund the treatment of 550 people and raised over 6.1 million euros.
Cancer Treatment Foundation to receive 115,000-euro operating grant from the state
At the beginning of the year, the cancer treatment foundation will receive 115,000 euros from the 2019 state budget as an operating grant, or so-called political protection money. This is half of the amount the foundation paid in medication VAT last year.
Almost half a million euros donated to Cancer Treatment Foundation in December
The Cancer Treatment Foundation received over 465,000 euros in donations in December. Never before has the amount of donations made in one month been so high.
Cancer Treatment Foundation: Estonian Health Insurance Fund takes over funding of six anticancer drugs from donors
Since 1 January the Estonian Health Insurance Fund has been compensating six modern anticancer drugs, which people previously had to purchase relying on the help of the Cancer Treatment Foundation and other charitable funds.
We contributed a million euros to the health of Estonians in the last four months
The foundation collected nearly 443,000 euros in October and November and during those months, 52 people received help. In the last four months, the foundation has contributed nearly a million euros to the treatment of Estonians and this year, the foundation supports the highest amount of people – three times more than last year.
Our cancer treatment foundation is the winner of the Aadu Luukas Mission Award
The winner of the Aadu Luukas Mission Award was announced yesterday. It was awarded to the Gift of Life cancer treatment foundation. This year three times more people will get support from the foundation than during the previous year ‒ over the last four months alone, the cancer treatment foundation has contributed almost one million euros to the health of Estonian people.