NCC and Wyeth Donation to Assist Cancer Patients in Latin America
Ambassador McKinley stated, “The event we are celebrating today is very important for several reasons. First, because this donation is the light of hope for many cancer patients in
“National Cancer Coalition is pleased that this new program with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals will lead to greater oncology resources for patients in the developing world. Through this donation, it is anticipated that over 100 Peruvian leukemia patients will be helped at INEN this year. NCC looks forward to expanding our medicine donation initiatives with Wyeth, as we jointly seek to help patients who would otherwise lack access to their required specialty medicines,” stated
National Cancer Coalition, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, supports cancer relief, research and educational programs throughout the world. The Coalition’s international medical assistance program, termed NCC Cares, provides requested pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, and hospital supplies to public hospitals and local humanitarian organizations that help needy patients in over 40 developing countries around the world.
For additional information, please contact National Cancer Coalition at: 919-821-2182 or visit our website at http://www.nationalcancercoalition.org.
SOURCE National Cancer Coalition