Shah Rukh Khan meets brave children who beat cancer. See pics
Shah Rukh Khan made so many young kids’ day when he invited them to his home for a small chat.bollywood Updated: Aug 02, 2018 15:52 IST
Shah Rukh Khan has met kids who beat cancer before they left to represent India at the World Children’s Winners games 2018 in Moscow. Impacct Foundation at Tata Memorial Hospital supported by Shah Rukh Khan’s Meer Foundation and Kolkata Knight Riders have took up the initiative to support the kids.
The Gift of Life Foundation gives this amazing opportunity for the survivors of childhood cancer each year, since 2010. The World Children’s Winners Games are organized in Moscow, Russia, where survivors from all over the world are invited to participate in competitive events like track, chess, football, table tennis, swimming and shooting where they go on to search for and gain their self-worth.
The children will be provided jerseys and kits for the tournament. The games will take place this year between August 2nd to 6th 2018 in Russia, Moscow and nearly 9-10 kids along with one parent per child, accompanied by doctors and social workers are sent every year.
Shah Rukh, who is an avid fan of sports, invited the kids at his residence, Mannat. He wished them the very best as they left for The World Children’s Winners Games and represent India.
On meeting the kids, Shah Rukh Khan shares, “Each kid that I met today has been a winner in his or her own life. It was great spending time with these rays of sunshine and I wish them all the luck not just for the games in Russia, but also for everything else in their life. I have learnt a lot from them today, they are a source of inspiration and represent the true spirit of sportsmanship”.
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First Published: Aug 02, 2018 15:42 IST