Lena's Extraordinary Tale

2017-01-13 12:38:12

Lena is a competitive spirit, and she is eager to try any sport and she usually excells at anything she takes up. She is a talented skier, winning medals and trophies at the disctrict winter competitions, and she loves nothing better than being outdoors. Lena is a volcano of energy, and someone her little sister Matylda looks up to. Lena is a happy, cheerful - if a bit shy - young girl. 

Nothing suggests that the girl, who is proving to be a great athlete and a talented student, had to struggle against overwhelming odds. Lena fought - and won - a battle against a dreadful enemy. 




At first the doctors were clueless and searched for the reason why the toddler was in pain. Lenka's parents were insistent morphology exam. The little girl was in dreadful pain and the diagnosis came as a horrid realization: she had leukemia. The girl was and is a fighter, and thanks to the determination of doctors, nurses, her parents' support and the girl's will to live five years later Lena is healthy. 

Her treatment and diagnosis were possible thanks to the equipment purchased by the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity in a bid to ensure that we have an arsenal of devices to fight cancer in children. So far, we have purchased equipment for over 88 million PLN. 



Similar Stories
2016-12-01 10:53:31

Play at the 25th Grand Finale!

The Bank of Bands is live and kicking for the 9th time now. It is a repository of bands, which support the ideals of the Grand Finale and agree to play at the events organised by the Collection Centres for free!

2016-12-01 14:34:40

Deadline Is Looming

There are only five days left for you to establish a Collection Centre in your area! In 2017 we will be playing to raise funds for paediatrics and make sure that the patients in geriatric wards receive best possible care in dignified conditions.

2016-12-02 13:36:03

Financial Report for 23rd Grand Finale

The 23rd Grand Finale took place on 11th November 2015. We have raised 53 109 702, 83 PLN, and we are now presenting the full financial report of the purchases we have made.

2016-11-30 14:45:30

Woodstock Poland At CJG Music Expo

Join us on Saturday, November the 26th at the CJG European Music Expo. Both Woodstock Festival Poland and our record label, Złoty Melon, teams will be setting up our stall at the event hosted by the Palace of Culture and Sciences. Come say hi to our promoter and meet the bands!

See more