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Students meet Kosovo boy they helped bring to U.S. for surgery

Students meet Kosovo boy they helped bring to U.S. for surgery

St. Anthony’s High School students who assisted in raising $5,000 to help bring a 6-year-old from Kosovo to St. Francis Hospital in Flower Hill for lifesaving heart surgery they witnessed up close met the beaming...
Hospital interviene a 22 niños con enfermedades cardíacas

Hospital interviene a 22 niños con enfermedades cardíacas

Médicos del hospital Infantil Robert Reid Cabral realizaron con éxito 22 procedimientos cardíacos en niños que presentaban diferentes tipos de patologías cardíacas. Los procedimientos quirúrgicos, que incluyeron cateterismos y cirugías de corazón abierto, fueron realizados...
Rotary Club of Greenfield Gift of Life Auction Saves Lives

Rotary Club of Greenfield Gift of Life Auction Saves Lives

Gift of Life Auction Raises Over $52,000 - In February, the RC of Greenfield held it’s 18th annual Gift of Life Auction. This year’s auction was excited to welcome recent GOL patient Johanna and her...
Gift of Life Albany, Rotary District 7190 Helps to Heal Little Romanian Hearts

Gift of Life Albany, Rotary District 7190 Helps to Heal Little Romanian Hearts

GOL Albany Newsletter Feb 2017
Gift of Life India – Saving Children’s Lives and Building Peace

Gift of Life India – Saving Children’s Lives and Building Peace

Gift of Life India
Gift of Life International is re-branding!

Gift of Life International is re-branding!

Gift of Life International continues to evolve and heal little hearts around the world. Please read our Breaking News and watch for our exciting new brand. Please do not get confused as we are the...
Manhasset High School Interact Club Raises $10,000 to Save the Lives of Two Russian Children

Manhasset High School Interact Club Raises $10,000 to Save the Lives of Two Russian Children

Manhasset High School Interact Club, St. Francis Hospital, Gift of Life, Inc. and Gift of Life Russia work together to heal the hearts of two 5 year old boys from Russia. A huge heartfelt thank...
Gift of Life Lebanon Hosts a Christmas Concert to Raise Funds for Children with Heart Disease

Gift of Life Lebanon Hosts a Christmas Concert to Raise Funds for Children with Heart Disease

Gift of Life India December 2015 News Bulletin

Gift of Life India December 2015 News Bulletin

Read the latest newsletter from Gift Of Life India. Gift of Life India
The Marco Island Sunrise Rotary Club uses money from its fundraisers to partner with Gift of Life Fl

The Marco Island Sunrise Rotary Club uses money from its fundraisers to partner with Gift of Life Fl

The “Gift of Life” has been a Rotarian-based program since 1975. Its primary purpose is to help children with heart defects receive necessary corrective heart surgery to survive. In many cases, these children live in...
Rotary Repairs Girl’s Heart Through Gift of Life on 40th Anniversary

Rotary Repairs Girl’s Heart Through Gift of Life on 40th Anniversary

A 4-year-old girl from Kosovo is recovering after a life-saving heart operation on Long Island, thanks to the work of local volunteers. It took a village to support Uerda Zena. Rotary groups throughout Suffolk lent...
Pakistan Children’s heart Foundation Partners with Gift of Life International

Pakistan Children’s heart Foundation Partners with Gift of Life International

Pakistan Children's Heart Foundation (PCHF) has two main objectives; i) to establish a not-for-profit Children’s Heart Hospital and Research Institute (CHHRI) in Lahore and ii) to raise awareness for Project Mohsin: funding free heart surgeries...
GOLI CEO, Rob Raylman and GOLI Director, Fredlee Ann Kaplan visit Gift of Life Lebanon during the la

GOLI CEO, Rob Raylman and GOLI Director, Fredlee Ann Kaplan visit Gift of Life Lebanon during the la

GOLI CEO, Rob Raylman and GOLI Director, Fredlee Ann Kaplan visit Gift of Life Lebanon during the launch of their program. Click on the link to view the article and see the photos. Read More
Gift of Life Lebanon Newsletter

Gift of Life Lebanon Newsletter

We introduced Gift of Life Lebanon through a press conference that took place in the presence of the executive director Rob Raylman and AUBMC representative chief pediatric cardiac surgeon Dr. Issam El Rassi at the...
Children in Nigeria Receive the Gift of Life Thanks to a Rotary Global Grant

Children in Nigeria Receive the Gift of Life Thanks to a Rotary Global Grant

Children in Nigeria Receive the Gift of Life Thanks to a Rotary Global Grant. Read all about this life saving program on pages 16-22 of the newsletter that you can download here: Download Newsletter
Mending Little Hearts in India

Mending Little Hearts in India

"I do not want any child to die for lack of financial resource for treatment of CHD and I am always willing to support Clubs and Districts for this project," said GOL India Chair Ravishankar...
Gift Of Life International Inc. Achieves Accreditation From BBB Wise Giving Alliance

Gift Of Life International Inc. Achieves Accreditation From BBB Wise Giving Alliance

Highlighting Excellence in Leadership, Finances and Mission-Driven Work This accreditation signifies that Gift of Life International Inc. is deserving of donor trust as they are a well-run nonprofit organization and have met all 20 BBB...
Henry Schein Partners With Gift Of Life International To Save Lives

Henry Schein Partners With Gift Of Life International To Save Lives

Medical Supply Company, Henry Schein recently published their 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Review and has featured a story on their partnership with Gift of Life International and how this partnership has helped save lives. We...
Rotarians Support The 2nd Electro-Physiology Mission To El Salvador

Rotarians Support The 2nd Electro-Physiology Mission To El Salvador

Thirty-two children were evaluated and 19 children treated during the 2nd Electo-Physiology Mission to El Salvador thanks to the partnership of several organizations including Rotary Clubs and Districts who partnered Global Grant 1420310. Electro-physiology article
Romanian Minister of Health Announces Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Center will open this year

Romanian Minister of Health Announces Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Center will open this year

Minister of Health Nicolae Bănicioiu visited the Emergency Hospital for Children " Grigore Alexandrescu" on Tuesday, including the cardiovascular surgery center and emergency units (UPU ) , departments under construction. "This year two important departments...
Hole in the heart of prince returns with ‘Gift of Life’

Hole in the heart of prince returns with ‘Gift of Life’

Just back from an all-expense paid trip to the USA, courtesy of the ‘Gift of Life’ organization to correct his heart condition, Taiwo Abiodun captures the joyful reunion of Prince Tomiwa Adewale Abegunde with his...
Rotary District 6630 Vocational Training Team Project with Haiti and Akron Children’s Hospital

Rotary District 6630 Vocational Training Team Project with Haiti and Akron Children’s Hospital

Northeast Ohio Rotary District 6630 and Port au Prince Haiti Rotary Club join forces to train medical professionals from Haiti's only children's hospital, St. Damien's. Partnering with Gift of Life Northeast Ohio and Akron Children's...
4th Quarter Latidos de Esperanza Newsletter

4th Quarter Latidos de Esperanza Newsletter

We have completed a year filled with great satisfaction and success. We share the joy of having helped 204 children with heart problems, providing them the opportunity for a healthy future. This is a feeling...
Médicos de EUA realizan 11 cirugías de corazón abierto

Médicos de EUA realizan 11 cirugías de corazón abierto

En el marco de la quinta jornada médica de la Fundación Latidos de Esperanza, en el Hospital de Niños Benjamín Bloom, se tiene previsto realizar 11 cirugías de corazón abierto esta semana, para beneficiar a...
Pediatric heart surgery team travels to Haiti from Long Beach

Pediatric heart surgery team travels to Haiti from Long Beach

In early September, several members of the pediatric heart surgery team at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach traveled to Port-au-Prince, Haiti to perform cardiac surgery on children with very critical heart conditions. During...
Déficit de cirugías de corazón en niños

Déficit de cirugías de corazón en niños

La lista de espera por un cupo para una operación a corazón abierto llega hasta abril de 2015. Entre más tiempo espera un infante por la intervención quirúrgica, su salud empeora. Una fundación le planteó...
Funds from Rotary’s Tastings Fundraiser Will Support Medical Missions to Philippines

Funds from Rotary’s Tastings Fundraiser Will Support Medical Missions to Philippines

The Rotary Club of the Pelhams announced that $25,000 of the proceeds from last year’s Tastings fundraiser, along with funds from Rotary International, the Rotary District and a Rotary Club in the Philippines will fund...
Latidos de Esperanza Partners with Digicel to turn despair to hope for children in El Salvador

Latidos de Esperanza Partners with Digicel to turn despair to hope for children in El Salvador

Gift of Life International affiliate Latidos de Esperanza Partners with Digicel to turn despair to hope for children in El Salvador.
First-Ever Salvadoran Only Medical Mission

First-Ever Salvadoran Only Medical Mission

March 17th - 21st saw the First-Ever Salvadoran Only Medical Mission at Hospital de Ninos Benjamin Bloom in San Salvador. At the request of the Salvadoran pediatric cardiac surgical team, Gift of Life International and...
First-Ever Pediatric Electro-Physiology Mission

First-Ever Pediatric Electro-Physiology Mission

April 5th was a remarkable week for the children of El Salvador. During this week, the First-Ever Pediatric Electro-Physiology Medical Mission took place at Hospital de la Mujer in San Salvador with patients transported for...
Gift of Life loves Le Bonheur

Gift of Life loves Le Bonheur

Members of the Rotary Club of Memphis East are changing the lives of children throughout the world. Through Gift of Life Mid-South, a project founded by the Rotary Clubs of District 6800, children with congenital...
Maranathalie Balitaton from the Philippines

Maranathalie Balitaton from the Philippines

Dear Sir Rob From our family especially my daughter Maranathalie Balitaon, we greet you A Happy Birthday. She is [the] 183rd beneficiary of GOLI of Philippines. As we look back [on] those memories during  the...
Gift of Life Celebrates 20 Years With Fundraiser

Gift of Life Celebrates 20 Years With Fundraiser

The Rotarian-sponsored charity Gift of Life, Inc., celebrated its 20th year with a gala, doubling its previous fundraising totals and honoring outstanding individuals for their contribution to saving lives of children with heart problems. Gift...
Gift of Life Child at the Central Park Zoo

Gift of Life Child at the Central Park Zoo

With the Generosity of the Rotary Club of Newtown CT, Gift of Life Chapter 7230 and Gift of Life International, and Monica and Michael Toll of Newtown as Host Family, Genesis from Belize was given...
Gift of Life-Arizona reaches GOAL of 300 Surgeries…History is made!

Gift of Life-Arizona reaches GOAL of 300 Surgeries…History is made!

GOL-AZ achieved its GOAL of 300 heart surgeries on needy children by end of 2013 and in fact achieved 302. The 300th surgery was performed in Tucson at the University of Arizona Medical Center by...
Gift of Life Kenya helps save the lives of 6 children at Mater Hospital in Nairobi

Gift of Life Kenya helps save the lives of 6 children at Mater Hospital in Nairobi

EVERLYN KAHUHO 2yr old Everlyn is the youngest of the 5 siblings. The family hails from Dandora, outskirts of Nairobi. Her father is a casual laborer while her mother runs a small business. Everlyn has...
Rotary District 6630 Gift of Life North East Ohio sponsors 2 surgical training teams in November… on

Rotary District 6630 Gift of Life North East Ohio sponsors 2 surgical training teams in November… on

The Gift of Life North East Ohio sponsored medical team into Tenwek Hospital Kenya arrived in the first week of November and completed their mission on November 10th. The children’s heart surgery team was made...
Gift of Life New Delhi: Savings Lives, Bringing Peace

Gift of Life New Delhi: Savings Lives, Bringing Peace

View our latest bulletin. New Delhi Bulletin
Latidos de Esperanza – Third Quarter Newsletter

Latidos de Esperanza – Third Quarter Newsletter

Stay informed about the latest happenings with the development of a sustainable pediatric cardiac surgery and aftercare program in El Salvador by reading the updates in the second quarter Latidos de Esperanza newsletter. Latidos de...
Miracles Come in Small Packages

Miracles Come in Small Packages

When Steve Agius tells Rotary Clubs about the Rotary Gift of Life program, he shares his daughter’s college application essay about the most significant experience in her 18 years of life that began: “When I...