The Marché de Noël 2013 edition

During the Marché de Noël 2013 edition, a total of RM107,000 was collected and equally split between those two programs:

Make-A-Wish Malaysia

  Make-A-Wish Malaysia, which grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.

A-Heart-for-A-Heart  A-Heart-for-A-Heart, Gleneagles Charity Programme  which helps children born with congenital heart defects.

  We donated RM52,500 to Make A Wish Malaysia who supported 5 surgeries :

  We donated RM54,500 to A-Heart for A-Heart who granted the wishes of 6 kids :

  Hewing – born: 21 December 2013. 

  Born with an extra blood vessel (Patent Ductus Arteriosus). He is the only child. Father is a lorry driver, mother is not working. Heswin had a corrective surgery for his heart condition on 17th February 2014 and had another surgery for his eyes as he was also born with cataract.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM10,000

  Hilmi, 15 years old, Bone cancer, wanted to have a Samsung Note 3 & gear watch.

  Hilmi  He had his eye on the gadgets for quite some time, and was ecstatic when his wish came true! Hilmi, who battles bone cancer, travelled all the way from Pahang to enjoy his wish experience, and it was a refreshing change for him to get out of the hospital. Hilmi’s weekend ended up with an experience he would never forget, the magic and wonder of snow? Hilmi and his family were brought to the Snowalk at i-City. We hope Hilmi’s wish experienHilmice has given him the hope, strength and joy needed to spur him on in the battle against his illness.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM6,000

  Claudya – born: 8 April 2013. 

  Father is a fisherman and mother is a full time housewife. Born with a heart condition called Transposition o Great Arteries. Claudya had a corrective surgery on 20th February 2014 and is recovering well but still need close monitoring.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM23,500

  Nurin, 6 years old, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia wishes A Samsung Galax.

Nurin   She excitedly counted down the days until her wish day, and our wish granters threw her a party to remember. After undergoing chemotherapy, she often feels nauseated but looks forward to watching videos and playing games Nurinon her father’s Android phone, sparking her interest to have a gadget of her own. We hope the Samsung Tab serves as a way to brighten her day as she continues her brave battle against her illness.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM6,000

   Shahir – born: 23 January 2013. 

  Shahir lost his mother few days after he was born. He was born with holes between the upper chambers of his heart (Atrial Septal Defect) and with other complications. He had the corrective surgery done on 6th March 2014.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM10,000

  Zulaika, 8 years old, Ovarian cancer had the which to organise a special birthday party. 

Zulaik   She was just a few months away from celebrating her 8th birthday, an event she was very much looking forward to. It was only fitting that her heartfelt wish was to have a celebratory birthday party to mark the occasion. Her big party took place at The Royal Bintang The Curve, and many of her friends and family members wZulaikere in attendance. Her favourite local celebrities Fara Fauzana, Datuk David Arumugam and Syanie also came specially to celebrate her big day with her, much to her surprise and delight.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM4,500

  Nur Qaisara – born: 28 April 2012. 

  Nur Qaisara had her second surgery for a heart condition that she was born with – Tricuspid Atresia. Her first surgery was done when she was 6 months old. She had her recent operation done on 26th November 2013 and she will need her last corrective surgery as she gets older. Father works as a Computer Trainer and mother is a teacher.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM2,000

  Ying Mei, 14 years old, High Grade Angiosarcoma of Left Shoulder (a rare but agressive form of tissue cancer).

Ying Mei  She has always wished to see and pat a Kangaroo !  So Make-A-Wish has planned for her to visit Australia with her family.  At first this trip was delayed due to Ying Mei’s health, but thankfully on 1st April, Ying Mei and her family flew to Perth where they stayed at the Good Earth Perth Hotel.
During their time there, they went to Swan Valley and Caversham Wildlife Park. In Caversham Wildlife Park, Ying Mei got a special arrangement from the guide. She got to touch and hug the kangaroos and many more animals. Moreover, she was also allowed to hug a koala !Ying Mei Ying Mei also got to visit Perth Mint to see gold pouring demonstration.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM26,500

  Yap Thong Yen – born: 13 November 2001. 

  Born with Tetralogy of Fallot (Hole in the heart and the blood vessel to the lungs is blocked). She had an operation called TOF in 2004 and another surgery recently on 9th December 2013 to insert an artificial valve. Yap Thong Yen is under the care of her aunty who works as a manicurist.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM3,000

  Chi Leong, 11 years old, Osteosarcoma – bone cancer.

Chi Leong  I wish to have a Samsung Galaxy Note to stay in touch with my school friends !

  Chi Leong’s dream of owning his very own Samsung Galaxy Note came true, and he was surprised with the gadget at a special outing with his family.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM5,000

  We will keep you informed of ongoing Make A Wish Malaysia and A-Heart-For-A-Heart charity efforts with the collected funds.

  Haziq, 11 years old, Osteo- sarcoma wished to have a PlayStation 4 with a TV screen.

  He loves playing games and really wanted a PlayStation 4 to help him pass his time as he is constantly in and out of the hospital receiving his treatments. His special wish day was held at Red Box Karaoke, The Gardens, and Haziq was surrounded by his parents, siblings and friends. They all had a wonderful time, and towards the end of the party, he was presented with his gift, which was the gadget he wished to have! He was so excited to see it, and his grin never left his face even as he departed the venue to head home.

  Donation from Le Marché De Noël :

  RM5,500

 

 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS CONTRIBUTION !

 

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