HEARTBEAT, a humanitarian, charitable organization with a mission to provide the highest level of advanced surgical technology and expertise available to treat children with heart disease.
This year, the concert was a tribute to the Sixties & the Seventies. More than thirty singers, dancers and musicians performed live on stage a selection of the most memorable hits of the century, by immortal artists like the Beatles, the Bee Gees, Elvis Presley, Elton John, Frank Sinatra, Queen, Village People, Deep Purple and many others.
The grand concert took place at the Casino du Liban. The first event was a Grand Gala Dinner & Concert at the “Salle des Ambassadeurs” on Saturday April 10,2010 and the other event was as usual the grand concert at the “Casino Theater” on Friday April 23, Saturday April 24 and Sunday April 25, 2010.
* Did you know that 1% of children are born with heart malformation, which is equivalent to nearly 600 cases per year in Lebanon.
* Did you know that if not treated, these diseases are the first cause of death before the age of one year.
* Did you know that if the disease is detected on time and an adequate treatment is given, the survival rate exceeds 95 percent.
Throughout the past three years, HEARTBEAT has organized several fund-raising concerts at BIEL, Faqra and Casino du Liban. All concerts were major successes, with audience of more than 10,000 people and the contribution of more than 150 sponsors. With the funds collected during these events, HEARTBEAT has been able to offer surgical treatment for more than 350 newborns and children suffering from congenital heart problems.
For your donations :
HEARTBEAT – Bank Audi
Account in LBP 325179/01
Account in USD 325179/02