Story: Zainabu Issah and Janette Quaye
The Ghana Community Network Services (GCNet) has donated a cheque for GH¢ 1, 250 towards the medical treatment of an 18-month-old baby, Sonia Owusu Akomea, who is suffering from cancer of the eye .
The donation was made in response to an appeal by the parents of the baby on TV3 on July 27, 2010.
Speaking to Daily Graphic, the Relationship Co-ordinator of GCNet, Mrs Ama Amoah who made the presentation, said the appeal touched the heart of the staff of the organisation and they decided to contribution to the medical treatment of the patient Sonia.
She added that GCNet had a corporate responsibility to support some activities within the communities where they operated to meet the needs of society and reach out to the vulnerable.
Receiving the donation on behalf of TV3, broadcast journalist, Nana Aba Anamoah thanked the organisation for the kind gesture.
Doctors say little Sonia will undergo chemotherapy before surgery in six weeks time.
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