Location: Aswan, Aswan Governorate
Assisted Hospital: Aswan Heart Centre
Funds Provided: $2,000
Mission Statement: "Our core objective is to establish—along the banks of the River Nile in Aswan—a medical centre of excellence and international standing dedicated to cardiovascular surgery, treatment, and research. The Aswan Heart Centre provides hope, improves life chances, and serves the children, young people and adults of Egypt and the region." - Magdi Yacoub Foundation (MYF)
Since 2008, MYF has maintained a state-of-the-art medical facility in the city of Aswan, Egypt to provide free medical services as well as giving due attention to advanced training programs for personnel while focusing on a wide variety of research opportunities.