Valiant Clinic partners with Pink Caravan to host family friendly fundraising event.The Beach and Bluewaters to host weekend-long event to drive awareness for Breast Cancer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 October 2019: Valiant Clinic by Meraas, the premium multi-specialty hospital in the UAE and the region, has partnered with Pink Caravan, Friends of Cancer Patients Society’s breast cancer awareness initiative to host a family-friendly fundraising event for Breast Cancer awareness.
From right to left: Dr. Marc Ruemmler, Vice President, Meraas Healthcare and Education, Mr. Ayoub Albastaki Senior Manager Government Relations of Meraas, Dr. Danny Valente, Deputy General Manager, Dr. Iman Abisourour Consultant Internal Medicine
The SuperPINK Fundraising Campaign will be held from 6:00pm to 10:30pm at Bluewaters on October 17 and 18, and at The Beach on October 24 and 25.
An entertainment packed weekend, visitors can expect fun-filled activities bringing the community together with the aim of raising awareness about the condition. The funds generated through these activities will go towards treatment of Breast Cancer patients.
The series of family-friendly activities will include a ‘Wall of Hope’ where visitors can leave heartfelt motivational messages in support of women battling breast cancer. Attendees can also enjoy a themed photo booth with costumes as well as an arts and crafts booth to keep the little ones entertained.
“At Valiant Clinic, we strive to achieve the goal of reducing the numbers of deaths from breast cancer in the future, as it is a treatable condition if spotted early on. We always try to do our best to support this cause and raise awareness, and events like this bring people together for one cause and address a very serious issue. We are happy to host the events at Meraas destinations and partner with reputed organizations like Pink Caravan who are working hard towards raising awareness for such important matters in the UAE.”, said Dr Marc Ruemmler, Vice President of Meraas Healthcare.
Dr. Sawsan Al Madhi, Head of Pink Caravan Ride Medical and Awareness Committee and Director General of Friends of Cancer Patients said, “Pink Caravan has been creating and running many campaigns throughout the years to raise the community’s awareness about breast cancer and dispel the myths surrounding it thus we are glad to partner with Valiant Clinic for this event along with our destination partners, The Beach and Bluewater. With their support to our mission and vision, we are confident of reaching a wider audience within the community and save more lifes.”
About Valiant Clinic
Launched in 2016, Valiant Clinic is a premium, integrated, multi-specialty hospital that uses advanced, innovative technologies delivered by a western qualified physician. With a proactive and integrated approach to healthcare, Valiant Clinic aims to build and maintain a healthier population across the emirate and the region.
Located in City Walk, Dubai, Valiant Clinic is affiliated with Houston Methodist Global Health Care Services, the international subsidiary of the world-renowned Houston Methodist Hospital based in Houston, Texas, USA. The clinic marks Meraas’ entry into the healthcare field and stems from Meraas’ efforts to support the Dubai healthcare sector in fulfilling the UAE Vision 2021 and to provide unique experiences that enriches peoples’ lives.
Meraas is a Dubai-based conglomerate that aims to enhance the emirate’s cityscape with a human-centric approach to developing assets in the real estate, tourism, hospitality, F&B, retail, leisure and entertainment, technology, maritime, and healthcare sectors.
Meraas pursues its mission to build creative urban culture where thriving communities can take root. Among its investments are some of the most admired real-estate properties in premium locations, such as Bluewaters Residences, Bvlgari Residences, Cherrywoods, City Walk Residences, Nikki Beach Residences, Port de La Mer Residences, Villa Amalfi, and Zabeel Saray Royal Residence.
The company’s portfolio comprises over 80 million square feet of total developed land, more than 5000+ homes, 1400+ retail units, and 15 landmark destinations, including Boxpark, Al Seef, Bluewaters, City Walk, Dubai Harbour, Jumeira Bay, Kite Beach, La Mer, Last Exit, Pearl Jumeira, The Beach and The Outlet Village.