On Sunday November 21, 2013, an eleven-member team of doctors and nurses from Italy crossed into Gaza to start a mission in pediatric cardiac surgery at the European Hospital in Khan Younis.
The July 2013 training visit to Hospital Bloom has been completed. The youngest patient was just 1 years old and the oldest patient was 12 years old. This training visit was sponsored by Gift of Life Italy of New York / Gift of Life, Inc. / Gift of Life International.
Well it is done, the 6 month program at the Clinique - Bonnes Oeuvres du Coeur in Casablanca, Morocco officially ended on November 2012. A total of 60 patients received a second chance at life.
The Gift of Life Italy of New York USA, The Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy and Save A Child's Heart, Israel co-sponsored three missions at the Chisinau Heart Institute in Moldova.