On the 26th of September 2016 Kurdistan Save the Children in coordination with the Directorate of General Health in Slemani announced the income of KSC’s donation boxes for vulnerable and cancer stricken children during a press conference.
The total income of all the donation boxes (1450 donation boxes) that were distributed to donators and in public areas since June of 2016 is as following;
283363500 million Iraqi Dinars, 12734 dollars, 200 Euros, 4062800 Tomans and 5 Pounds
100% of the donation boxes income is for vulnerable and cancer stricken children as following:
- 40% of the donation boxes proceedings are for 117 vulnerable children who receive 100,000 Iraqi Dinars monthly.
- 60% of the donation boxes proceedings are for cancer stricken children, in which 50 children have been registered to get PET scans that are not available in Iraq and need to be sent abroad for which costs 1200$ per child. KSC in coordination with the Directorate of General Health in Slemani sends these children abroad to get PET scans.
KSC shows its gratitude and appreciation for all places and people who lent a helping hand in supporting vulnerable and cancer stricken children and ensures that all donations are used for this sole purpose.