Presentation on theme: "A Sanctuary for Women in Need"— Presentation transcript:
1A Sanctuary for Women in Need The Queen Sirikit Centre for Breast CancerA Sanctuary for Women in NeedWith YOUR Help we can end the waiting and save lives
2Queen Sirikit Breast Cancer Center …a beacon of hope
3Vision StatementProvide compassionate care for those in need… to provide a Sanctuary for women in needFight cancer at every levelFund research to find cures and treatment to build hopePrevent people from getting cancerProvide early identification and treatmentProvide state of the art treatment and careImprove the lives of cancer survivors
4Dr. Kris and Khunying Finola doing a seminar at QSBCC
5Participants in a seminar on Breast Cancer at QSBCC
6Our Goals and Objectives Raise 14.5 million dollars so that we can…Fund much needed expansion of Hospital facilities for Diagnosis and TreatmentFund New Research FacilitiesFund Education and awareness campaignsProvide more inpatient roomsFund Hospice and extended in-patient care facility to create more space for patients who are waiting
8Today, we have people waiting for us…. The number of cancer patients is growing and the facilities are overstretched.People who are diagnosed and need treatment are put on a waiting list for treatment facilitiesPeople who are beyond treatment are in hospital beds because there is no hospice to refer them to.
9Outreach programs go into communities in need… …people wait for hope
10Today’s Growing NeedsNeed to Expand Hospital Treatment areas for Radio and Chemo-therapiesNeed to Expand In-patient Rooms2003200520062007Chemotherapy1148368112,83914,400Radiotherapy3429355937864248Year 1998330 in-patients20004212002438200444020065372007626
11Treatment areas are well used and people are on waiting lists.
12What Do We Need Right Now? 100 million Baht for Pathology Lab for increased Diagnostic capability and new Tissue bank100 million Baht to build new phase I Hospice unit70 million Baht Additional operating suite with increased Intensive care unit (ICU) facility1.4 million Baht for new respirator for ICU70 million Baht new MRI machine for breast cancer25 million Baht Chemotherapy Day Care Center3 million Baht for Ultrasound for diagnostic100 million Baht to sponsor cancer medical staff specialist training fro the next 5 years
13Your donations will provide new rooms for waiting patients
14Your donations will increase diagnostic and treatment capabilities
15Your donations will make state-of-the art equipment available
16What is Unique About Us?First Breast Cancer Center in Thailand…a Sanctuary for women in needNon-Profit Organization sponsored by H.M. Queen Sirikit-100% of donations are used to fund diagnostic, treatment equipment and subsidized patient care.Chulalongkorn School of Medicine provides hospital facility & operating costsThe Queen Sirikit Breast Cancer Center Provides in-house teaching for all medical staffLead by Dr Kris Chatamra (world recognized expert in breast cancer treatment)Latest equipment for diagnostic and treatmentCommunity outreach to economically disadvantaged women and children
17Our History1991 started with a vision from a discussion of H.M Queen Sirikit and Dr. Kris Chatamra1995 began building an organization and sent people abroad so they could see the vision in action.2005 Chulalongkorn Medical School dedicated a 10 story building as the home of the Queen Sirikit Center for Breast CancerThe original building provided 80 beds, one operating unit, one ICU and both a radio and chemo therapy treatment center2005 Official Opening of the Queen Sirikit Center for Breast CancerSo far 600 million Baht has been raised to start and build the Center and fund it’s outreach programs
18QSBCC opens it’s doors for patients in 2005, just 3 yeas ago
19What do we need from you?Make a commitment to be a sponsor to end the waiting…4 levels of corporate sponsorshipUS$40, ,000 per year for 4 yearsUS$30,000 one timeUS$20, ,000 per year for 2 yearsUS$10,000 one time
20Dr. Kris and Khunying Finola need your help to continue their much needed work with Breast Cancer sufferers.
21How you can help?Make US tax deductible contributions either through your US Charitable Foundation to The International Red cross in the name ofQueen Sirikit Centre for Breast Cancer Thai Red Cross Society CodeMake Local tax deductible contributions toIf tax deduction is not a concern Donate directly to :Queen Sirikit Centre for Breast Cancer FoundationAccount Number :Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Ltd.Thai Red Branch (045)1873 Rama IV Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok
22QSBCC “Ambassadors” are working to support the QSBCC
23Contact Details… Dr.Kris Chatamra Founder and Director Queen Sirikit Centre for Breast Cancer9th floor Wongwanich BuildingKing Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital1873 Rama IV Road, Patumwan, Bangkok ThailandContact Person :Tel. : Dr.Kris Chatamra,Tel. : Khun Sutada Mekrungruengkul