In Olpe has on Thursday, the 11. October, the Managing Director of medifa GmbH & Co. KG, Thomas Harrer presents 1.000 Euro to the children and youth hospice. The medifa employees from Finnentrop also donated a kicker table.
The children and youth hospice Balthasar is Germany's first institution for incurable ill children, adolescents and young adults with shortened life expectancy. In addition to caring for sick children and adolescents, siblings are cared for and parents are accompanied. The stays serve the family relief, but also the death and grief counseling. Experienced and specialized nurses take care of the sick children and adolescents, and mourners and family companions assist the family in their mourning work and in psychosocial questions. The fact that Balthasar Children's and Youth Hospice has been able to take care of seriously ill children for 20 years is a great compliment to all those who supported the work with a donation. For still the hospice has to be financed by donations for about 50%. "For the support of the people we can not say enough, thank you", so hospice leader Rüdiger Barth, "Thank you for being with us."
"We are pleased that with our donation we can support the immensely valuable hospice work of the Balthasar Children and Youth Hospice in Olpe. "We care" is our company motto and the well-being of children and adolescents is very important to us, "explains Thomas Harrer.