The Association of Al-Kafeel Scouts of the Division of Childhood and Youth in the Media Department of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine organized a field tour for the patients in the Al-Wareth International Foundation for the Treatment of Oncology of the Imam al-Hussayn's (p) Holy Shrine, in order to contribute to drawing joy on their faces and planting a seed of hope in the birth anniversary of Ali al-Akbar (peace be upon him), coinciding with this Tuesday.
The Division’s official, Mr. Hassanein Farouk, told Al-Kafeel Network: “This event is a continuation of the program to commemorate the birth anniversaries of the Sha'ban moons, which was launched by the Division, starting with the birth anniversaries of Imam al-Hussayn, Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas and Imam al-Sajjad (peace be upon them), to the celebration of the birth anniversary of one of the heroes of Karbala; Ali al-Akbar (may God’s peace be upon him)."
He added, "The program to celebrate this occasion was by visiting the cancer patients in the Wareth Oncology Institution, as the program prepared had two sides. The first was for children and included entertaining theatrical performances, presenting gifts and chanting for them. The second was for the rest of the patients, to congratulate them on this occasion and distribute sweets and roses to them, with prayers for a speedy recovery for all."
He concluded, "Through this visit, we seek to recall the importance of helping this segment of society to overcome their ordeal, and the urgent need to bring joy and happiness to their hearts and support them morally."