GIVE LIFEPresentation - Music Gives Life
Carmen Uscatu – President ‘Dăruiește Viață’ (Give Life)
Oana Gheorghiu – Vicepresident ‘Dăruiește Viață’ (Give Life)
In 8 years of activity, the Dăruiește Viață team has built 18 transplant sterile chambers, thus tripling Romania’s transplant capacity; has built a laboratory for deep diagnosis of lymphatic cancer in Tmisoara, and has provided equipment for a similar laboratory at the Fundeni Clinic Institute; has renovated pediatric and adult oncology sections in hospitals from Bucharest, Timișoara and Brașov; has succeeded to raise funds and invest over 6 milion euros in Romanian hospitals.
Dăruiește Viață will build the first integrated oncology and radiotherapy clinic for children at „Marie Curie” hospital in Bucharest.
Starting with 2012, Carmen Uscatu and Oana Gheorghiu have initiated the involvment of several artists from the Romanian music industry in several fundraising campaigns run by the association. Some of the participating artists are Tudor Chirilă, Vama, Smiley, Adrian Despot, Horia Brenciu.
in the summer of 2017, Dăruiește Viață has signed a partnership with UNTOLD festival in oder to attract a new kind of audience and involve them ina vital project: the construction of the first two sterile chambers in the city of Cluj-Napoca.
Their activities unfolded during Vama band performance on the UNTOLD main stage, supported by Tudor Chirilă, were new to the Romanian festival goers, but welcomed, having an impact far great than expected. They have so demonstrated that MUSIC GIVES LIFE.