History

History

1st Grand Finale, 3 January 1993
  • Fundraiser theme

    Children's cardiac surgery and treatment. 

  • Funds raised

    1 535 440,68 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    We have purchased cardiac monitors, incubators, AEDs, infusion pumps, pulse oximeters, ventilators, CPAP equipment. 

2nd Grand Finale, 2nd January 1994
  • Fundraiser theme

    Neonatology

  • Funds raised

    1 930 726,93 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    We have purchased neonatal resuscitation units, infusion pumps, pulse oximeters, CPAP equipment, phototherapy lamps, ventilators, ultrasonography machines, cardiac monitors. 

3rd Grand Finale - 8th January 1995
  • Fundraiser theme

    Paediatric oncology

  • Funds raised

    2 816 465,36 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    paediatric colonofiberosocope

    MRI

    haematology analysers

    device for flow cytofluorometry

    ultrasound

    a set of devices for video-gastroscopy

    cardiac monitors

    infusion pumps

    ultrasonic surgical aspirator

    set for electro-surgery 

     the radiation therapy machine

    microscopes

    needles, vascuports, catheters

4th Grand Finale - 7th January 1996
  • Fundraiser theme

    Rescuing children - victims of road accidents and collisions. 

  • Funds raised

     2 543 413,59 USD. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         RTGs 

    ·         arthroscopes

    ·         anaesthetic machines

    ·         cervical collars 

    ·         orthopaedic beds

    ·         orthopaedic tables 

    ·         infusion pumps

    ·         pulse oximeters 

    ·         spinal boards

    ·         scoop stretchers

    ·         universal head immobilisers 

    ·         surgical drills

    ·         plaster saws

    ·         electric aspirators

    ·         laryngoscopes 

    ·         manual resuscitators

    ·         first aid machines

5th Grand Finale - 5th January 1997
  • Fundraiser theme

    Children's cardiac diseases. 

  • Funds raised

    3 062 067,29 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         cardiac monitors 

    ·         incubators 

    ·         syringe drives 

    ·         defibrillator

    ·         manual resuscitators 

    ·         CPAP machines

    ·         ECGs

    ·         pulse oximeters

    ·         surgical instruments 

    ·         aspirators

6th Grand Finale - 4th January 1998
  • Fundraiser theme

    Treatment of children - victims of accidents and collisions. 

  • Equipment purchased

    We have purchased: 

    ·         ambulances 

    ·         spinal boards

    ·         scoop stretchers 

    ·         paediatric cervical collars 

    ·         manual resuscitators 

    ·         laryngoscopes

    ·         universal head immobilizers 

    ·         cardiac monitors 

    ·         operating tables 

    ·         mobile x-ray machines 

    ·         x-ray machines with c-arm 

    ·         orthopedic hospital beds 

    ·         infusion pumps 

    ·         orthoses 

    ·         anaesthesia devices

    ·         rehabilitation beds 

    ·         surgery tools

    ·        eletrosurgical equipment 

     

  • Funds raised

    3 543 276,74 USD

7th Grand Finale - 10th January 1999
  • Fundraiser theme

    Neonatology

  • Funds raised

    4 515 020,82 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         incubators 

    ·         mobile RTGs

    ·         pulse oximeters 

    ·         resuscitation units 

    ·         devices for capillary blood testing 

    ·         cardiac monitors

  • Golden Heart number 1

    This lot was worth 333.333,33 USD. 

8th Grand Finale - 9th January 2001
  • Fundraiser theme

    Children's kidney diseases

  • Funds raised

    6 089 390,91 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         devices for automatic peritoneal dialysis

    ·         water treatment systems for dialysis

    ·         sterile ambulances for transport 

    ·         plasmapheresis-hemofiltration machines

    ·         devices for urodynamic testing

    ·         devices for re-utilization of hemodialysis machines 

    ·         paediatric cystoscope

    ·         infusion pumps 

    ·         cardiac monitors 

    ·         hemodialysis machines

    ·         flow cytometry devices

    ·         devices for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

     

9th Grand Finale - 7th January 2001
  • Fundraiser theme

    Diagnostics of newborns and children under 5 y/o. 

  • Funds raised

     6 112 642,74 USD

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         universal digital colour Doppler ultrasounds 

    ·         premium digital colour Doppler ultrasounds 

    ·         440 devices to screen otoacoustic emission for neonatological wards 

    ·         22 sonometers 

    ·         42 devices to measure otoacoustic emission

    ·         10 devices to perform pure tone audiometry 

    ·         32 devices to measure auditory evoked potential 

    ·         8 devices to match and test acoustic parameters of hearing aids

    ·         8 devices to programme hearing aids 

    ·         16 devices to measure motion visual evoked potential 

    ·         60 ophthalmoscopes 

    ·         7 ILDs 

    ·         insulin pumps 

    ·         additional purchase within the framework of our medical programmes and individual help

  • Charitable auctions

    We have raised 113 222,76 PLN at through our charitable auctions. 

10th Grand Finale, 13 January 2002
  • Fundraiser theme

    Treating congenital defects in children. 

  • Funds raised

    6 848 998,85 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 836 Collection Centres in Poland and 7 Collection Centres (Tripoli, Berlin, Athens, Chicago, Toronto, New Jersey)

    We have been joined by 85 000 volunteers, and each of them received 200 heart stickers. They have used 120 000 cardboard boxes to collect donations.  The youngest volunteer was just 3 months old! 

  • Equipment purchased

    · 15 mini vans for patient and equipment transport

    ·         32 mobile neonates treatment stands (DRAGER)

    ·         17 anaesthetic machine (DATEX OHMEDA)

    ·         15 basic neonatal ventilators (DRAGER) 

    ·         6 high-frequency ventilators (DUTCHMED)

    ·         24 high-frequency ventilators (DRAGER)

    ·         32 phototherapy incubators (DRAGER) 

    ·         47 invasive monitors (PHILIPS) 

    ·         13 non-invasive monitors (PHILIPS)

    ·         30 pulse oximeters (TYCO) 

    ·         100 syringe drives (DUTCHMED)

    ·         105 syringe drives (DRAGER)

    ·         76 volume pumps (AESCULAP-CHIFA)

    ·         4 C-arm X-rays (TIMKO)

    ·         6 sets of electrosurgical instruments (ERBE Polska) 

    ·         3 anaesthetic delivery units (nitrous oxide) (DUTCHMED)

    ·         3 transport incubators (AXMEDITEC)

    ·         13 surgical lamps and 2 sets of surgical head-lights (ERBE)

    ·         45 electric suction pumps (ERES Medical) 

    ·         15 water heating mattresses (AxMediTec) 

    ·         insulin pumps 

    ·         equipment for our medical and individual help programmes

     

  • Charitable auctions

    Our charitable auctions brought  388 918,28 PLN. 

11th Grand Finale, 12 January 2003
  • Fundraiser theme

    Neonatal and paediatric units. 

  • Funds raised

    7 695 614,16 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1 047 Collection Centres in Poland and 13 Collection Centres have been formed abroad (Gerlitz, Český Těšín, Berlin, Saloniki, Athens, Tripolis, Chicago, New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Boston, Vancouver, Londyn, Corciano - municipality in Italy). We have been joined by 100 000 volunteers! 

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 3 has been purchased for 87 000 PLN & Golden Card number 1 has been auctioned off for 77 777 PLN. 

  • Charitable auctions

    Charitable auctions have brought 697 265,79 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         100 newborn scales 

    ·         111 scales with growth rods 

    ·         250 hospital baby cots 

    ·         50  beds for paediatric units 

    ·         213 pulse oximeters

    ·         609 syringe drivers 

    ·         69 enteral nutrition pumps 

    ·         150 electric aspirators 

    ·         200 inhalators 

    ·         315 non-invasive monitors (PHILIPS)

    ·         45 incubators (DUTCHMED) 

    ·         300 glucometers (JOHNSON & JOHNSON) 

    ·         12 ultrasounds (PHILIPS) 

    ·         equipment for endoscopy labs (OLYMPUS)

    ·         6 surgical navigation systems with gastroscopes

    ·         9 paediatric video-gastroscopes 

    ·         2 video-gastroscopes for neonates 

    ·         5 paediatric video-colonoscopes 

    ·         4 paediatric fiberoptic gastroscopes

    ·         3 paediatric colonoscopes 

    ·         5 endoscopic washer-disinfectors (OLYMPUS)

    ·         3 endoscopic washer-disinfectors (OLYMPUS) ETD-3 

    ·         2 endoscopic electro-surgery units (ERBE)

    ·         10 pH metres (SYNECPOL)

    ·         5 bronchofiberscope (MEDIM) 

    ·         100 ECG devices (ASPEL)

    ·         30 RR holter monitors (ASPEL) 

    ·         8 ECG holter monitors (Ado-Med) 

    ·         insulin pumps 

    ·         equipment for our medical and individual help programmes 

12th Grand Finale, 11 January 2004
  • Fundraiser theme

    Neonatology and paediatric wards. 

  • Funds raised

     6 923 443,22 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1167 Collection Centres and 20 Collection Centres were established abroad (Berlin, Chicago, New York, Athens, Toronto, Philadelphia, Detroit, London, Freiburg, Vancouver, in Egypt, Kuwait, and in Polish zone in Iraq). 

  • Golden Card & Golden Medal

    Golden Card number 1 has been auctioned off for 30 000 PLN while first ever Golden Medal, commemorating our Newborn Hearing Screening Programme, has raised 30 000 PLN. 

  • Charitable auctions

    We have raised 667 915,65 PLN. 

13th Grand Finale, 9 January 2005
  • Fundraiser theme

    Moden diagnostic methods in neonatology and paediatrics. 

  • Funds raised

    9 864 292,87 USD. 

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1270 Collection Centres in Poland and 19 Collection Centres took part in the fundraiser abroad (Rijad in Saudi Arabia, New Westminster, Mississauga in Canada,  Athens, Berlin, Freiburg, Los Angeles, New Britain, Schaumburg, Detroit, New York - Pomona, Chicago, Brussels, Tripolis, Kairo, Vienna, Peterborough, Stockholm, and all military bases in Iraq. 

    We have managed to purchase 1020 pieces of equipment. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         20 ultrasound (PHILIPS)

    ·         26 cardiotocographs (PHILIPS)

    ·         109 closed incubators (DUTCHMED)

    ·         29 intensive care closed incubators (GE MS POLSKA)

    ·         14 open incubators (DRAGER)

    ·         22 resuscitation units for newborns (DUTCHMED)

    ·         insulin pumps 

    ·         equipment for our medical and individual help programmes 

  • Golden Card & Golden Medal

    Golden Card number 1 fetched 34 000 PLN, while the Golden Medal, commemorating our retinopathy prevention and treatment initiative, fetched 180 000 PLN. 

  • Charitable auctions

    We have raised  738 147,73 PLN through our charitable auctions. The funds have gone towards sending aid to the regions of Sri Lanka struck by the tsunami. 

14th Grand Finale, 8 January 2006
  • Fundraiser theme

    Treatment of children - victims of traffic accidents and collisions and first aid education. 

  • Funds raised

     9 660 691,00 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered almost 1400 Collection Centres in Poland and 24 Collection Centres were established abroad ( Detroit, New York - Pomona, Schaumburg, Minneapolis, New Britain, Edinburgh, Philadelphia, Montreal, Ottawa, Mississauga, Vancouver, Stockholm, London, Dublin, Oberhausen, 3 Collection Centres in Berlin, Freiburg, Vienna, Kairo). 

    We have been joined by almost 120 thousand volunteers! 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         120 AEDs

    ·         3 video probes 

    ·         4 devices used to locate people trapped under rubble

    ·         2 four-wheel vehicles with trailers 

    ·         lightweight system for building stabilisation

    ·         heavy-duty system for building stabilisation

    ·         hydraulic rescue equipment

    ·         hydraulic rescue actuators 

    ·         5 lighting units

    ·         5 GPS sets 

    ·         power hammer for cutting through concrete 

    ·         5 PSP R1 sets  

    ·         saw for 

    ·         200 personal insulin pumps (MEDTRONIC)

    ·         200 personal insulin pumps (ROCHE) 

    ·         100 personal insulin pumps (AKME) 

    ·         13 RTG devices with C-arm (SIEMENS)

    ·         4 bedside RTGs (PHILIPS)

    ·         11 orthopaedic operating table (MEDEN)

    ·         18 orthopaedic surgery power tools (AESCULAP)

    ·         1 set of extended orthopaedic surgery power tools (STRYKER)

    ·         1 set of orthopaedic micro power tools (SYNTHES)

    ·         13 sets of instruments for intramedullary rod operations (SYNTHES) 

    ·         22 external fixation frames (STRYKER)

    ·         16 dermatomes (COMESA)

    ·         70 orthopaedic traction beds (FAMED ŻYWIEC)

    ·         insulin pumps 

    ·         equipment purchased for our medical and individual help programmes

  • Golden Card & Golden Medal

    Golden Card number 1 fetched 50 000 PLN and the Golden Medal, celebrating our non-invasive ventilation initiative, has raised 955 485,38 PLN.

  • Charitable auctions

    Our charitable auctions fetched 955 485,38 PLN.

15th Grand Finale - 14th January 2007
  • Fundraiser theme

    Saving and treating children - victims of accidents and collisions. 

  • Funds raised

    9 349 814,65 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1500 Collection Centres in Poland and 36 Collection Centres played with us abroad ( Leeds, London x2, Peterborough, Crewe, Reading, Sofia, Ottawa x2 , Mississauga, Montreal, Vancouver, Athens,Diwaniya, Dublin x2, Cork, Vilnius, Tulancingo HGO, Oberhausen, Berlin x3, Hamburg, Krefeld-Essen, Freiburg, Belgrad, Edinburgh, Lviv, Schaumburg, Pomona, Detroit, Hamtramck, Schaumburg, Troy, New Britain) and there were 120 000 volunteers helping the cause. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         150 personal insulin pumps (MEDTRONIC)

    ·         150 personal insulin pumps (AKME)

    ·         100 personal insulin pumps (Roche)

    ·         14 sonograph (ultrasound machines) for paediatric orthopaedics (KOSMED) 

    ·         Mechanical surgery suction pump (OGARIT) 

    ·         190 syringe infusion pumps (DRÄGER)

    ·         43 large volume infusion pumps (DUTCHMED) 

    ·         14 paediatric wheelchairs (STRYKER) 

    ·         38 paediatric pulse oximeters (DIAGNOS) 

    ·         82 cardiac monitors (PHILIPS) 

    ·         11 anaesthetic sets for paediatrics  (GE MEDICAL SYSTEMS) 

    ·         46 insulin pumps 

    ·         equipment purchased for individual and medical programmes 

  • Golden Card & Golden Medal

    The Golden Medal, commemorating the launch of our Personal Insulin Treatment Programme for children has fetched 170 000 PLN, while the Golden Card has brought us 31 313 PLN. 

16th Grand Finale -13th January, 2008
  • Fundraiser theme

    Paediatric laryngology. 

  • Funds raised

    13 883 627,13 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1500 Collection Centres in Poland and 34 Collection Centres played with us abroad (Sharana, Bedford, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Torquay, High Wycombe, Peterborough, Leicester, Nottingham, London, Rijad, Sofia, Athens, Ad Diwaniyah, Galway, Cork, Dublin, Camp Ziouani, Mississauga/Ontario, Ottawa, Montreal, Kaiserslautern, Oberhausen, Berlin, OsnabruEdinburghburg, Glasgow, Pomona, Clearwater, 2 Collection Centres in Schaumburg, Chicago, New Britain, Hamtramck, Fort Lauderdale). We have been joined by 120 thousand volunteers who used 120 thousand cardboard boxes. There were almost 27 thousand auctions listed in benefit of the fundraiser and they fetched almost 1 300 000 PLN! 

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched 312 000 PLN and Golden Card sold for 55 000 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         7 surgical microscopes 

    ·         22 sets for endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery 

    ·         6 sets for endoscopic laryngeal surgery

    ·         24 endoscopes 

    ·         51 nasolaryngoscopes 

    ·         4 sets of tools for ear microsurgery 

    ·         4 sets of tools for larynx microsurgery 

    ·         5 devices for video stroboscopes

    ·         9 devices for rhinomanometry

    ·         9 otologic drills 

    ·         12 cardiac monitors 

    ·         1 portable x-ray machine 

    ·         1 USG machine 

    ·         20 suction devices for surgery 

    ·         13 ultrasonic inhalers 

    ·         13 pulse oximeters 

    ·         6 anaesthetic machines 

    ·         2 respirators 

    ·         1 polysomnography device 

    ·         3  surgery loupes 

    ·         laminar flow cabinet 

     

17th Grand Finale - January 11th, 2009
  • Fundraiser theme

    Early cancer diagnosis in children. 

  • Funds raised

    11 011 771,01 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1500 Collection Centres in Poland and there were Collection Centres playing with us across the globe in Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Greece, France, The Netherlands, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Iceland, Austria, Egypt, Germany, Norway, USA & both Poles f the Earth! We have been joined by 120 thousand volunteers! 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·      10 medical suction pumps 

    ·      10 syringe infusion pumps 

    ·      3 life support machines 

    ·      equipment for rehabilitation

    ·      5 oxygen concentrators

    ·      80 ultrasonograph machines 

    ·       7 x-rays 

    Purchase of equipment for our medical and educational programmes. 

18th Grand Finale - 10th January 2010
  • Fundraiser theme

    Purchase of equipment for children's oncology. 

  • Funds raised

    14 090 521,06 USD

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 15000 Collection Centres in Poland and we have been joined by Collection Centres in Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Greece, France, The Netherlands, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Iceland, Austria, Egypt, German, Norway, the US, and both Poles of the Earth! We received the support of 120 000  volunteers! 

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    The Golden Heart number 1 has fetched 1 110 000  PLN, while the Golden Card number 1 has been sold for 225 000 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·          60 high-class ultrasound systems 

    ·         18 premium class ultrasound systems 

    ·         7 digital fluoroscopy and radiography devices 

    ·         3 anaesthetic delivery units for NMR lab

    ·         9 monitors for magnetic resonance lab

    ·          6 CT scanners 

    ·         4 systems for flow cytometry 

    ·         1 neuronavigation set 

    ·         1 SPECT camera 

    ·         2 cardiac monitors 

    ·         32 infusion pumps 

    ·         12 pulse oxymeters 

    ·         hybridization system 

    ·         heated bath 

    ·         immunohistopathology equipment 

    ·         laboratory freezer 

    Purchases of equipment for our medical and educational programmes. 

19th Grand Finale - January 9th, 2011
  • Fundraiser theme

    Purchase of equipment for children with kidney and urological diseases. 

  • Funds raised

    47 248 415,05 PLN

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    The auction fetched  1 354 491,52 PLN (Golden Hearts Auction) and 638 229,80 PLN (Golden Cards Auction). Golden Heart Number 1 fetched 150 000 PLN and Golden Card number 1 sold for 200 000 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         32 devices for CRRT - continuous renal replacement therapy (GAMBO) 

    ·         30 devices for haemodialysis (FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE) 

    ·         8 water treatment systems (FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE) 

    ·         16 renal ultrasound systems (ALOKA) 

    ·         13 ultrasound machines for vessel location (MYLAB)

    ·         7 dialysis chairs (KONKRET) 

    ·         100 syringe drivers (DRÄGER)

    ·         16 beds with scales (KONKRET)

    ·         60 cardiac monitors (PHILIPS)

    ·         40 automatic manometers 

    ·         50 devices for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

    ·         16 surgical navigation systems (STRYKER)

    ·         122 cystoscopes (MEDEN INMED)

    ·         12 ureterorenoscopes (KOSMED)

    ·         24 devices for uroflowmetry (INTERNATIONAL SERVICE)

    ·         7 sets for paediatric laparoscopic surgery (MEDEN INMED)

    ·         16 medical ultrasound systems (MIRO)

    ·          flow cytometer 

    ·          19 endoscopy cameras 

    ·          100 cytoscopes 

    ·          21 cytometers 

    ·          22 resectoscopes 

    ·          7 ultrasound machines 

    ·          10 devices for diathermy 

    ·          critical parameters analyser 

    ·          5  biopsy guns 

    ·          3 SphygmoCor machines 

    ·          MARS machine 

     

20th Grand Finale - 9th January 2012
  • Fundraiser theme

    Purchase of personal insulin pumps for pregnant women with diabetes & neonatal care equipment. 

  • Funds raised

    50 638 801,30 PLN 

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched 127 777 PLN and Golden Card number 1 sold for 65.000 PLN.

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 17000 Collection Centres, with 51 Collection Centres active abroad (Afghanistan, Spain, Sweden, Canada, the US, Italy). We have been joined by 120 000 volunteers. They have been given 35 000 000 heart stickers. The most successful Collection Centre was based in Łódź and the team of 794 volunteers has raised 832 692,42 PLN.

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         5 tissue oximeters (NZ TECHNO)

    ·         41 hybrid unit incubators (DUTCHMED)

    ·         29 closed incubators for intensive care (PROMED)

    ·         43 resuscitation units for newborns (DUTCHMED)

    ·         43 devices for non-invasive ventilation of newborns (DUTCHMED)

    ·         5 oscillatory ventilators (DUTCHMED) 

    ·         12 ventilators with automatic oxygen regulation (DUTCHMED)

    ·         20 neonatal ventilators (MAQUET)

    ·         46 neonatal cardiac monitors (PHILIPS; DIAGNOS)

    ·         29 transcutaneous monitors (RADIOMETER) 

    ·         31 neonatal ultrasonography devices (SIEMENS; PHILIPS) 

    ·         170 Paradigm Veo pumps (MEDTRONIC)

    ·         286 Paradigm 722 pumps (MEDTRONIC)

21st Grand Finale - 13th January 2013
  • Fundraiser theme

    Saving lives of children and ensuring that patients in geriatric wards receive medical care in a dignified environment. 

  • Funds raised

     50 657 747,68 PLN 

  • Golden Heart Auction

    Golden Heart number 1 has fetched 150 000 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         20 ultrasound scanners (PHILIPS) 

    ·         234 electric adjustable beds with mattresses  - 90 cm width -  with bedside cabinets (REHA BED)

    ·         310 electric adjustable beds with mattresses  - 100 cm width -  with bedside cabinets (REHA BED)

    ·         41 anti-bedsores mattresses - 90 cm width - (Real)

    ·         93 anti-bedsores mattresses - 100 cm width - (Real)

    ·         4 densitometers (GE) 

    ·         57 infusion pumps (MEDIMA) 

    ·         18 portable aspirators (MEDELA)

    ·         27 nebulizers (ERES MEDICAL) 

    ·         22 electrocardiographs (BTL)

    ·         20 spirometres (BTL)

    ·         21 Holter monitors (BTL) 

    ·         21 Holter pressure monitors (BTL)

    ·         36 stand assist devices for mobility rehabilitation (ALREH)

    ·         12 physio trainers (KALMED)

    ·         40 chair scales (DUTCHMED)

    ·         40 bath chairs (AJOHUNTLEIGH)

    ·         45 XXL wheelchairs with tilt (AKSON)

    ·         53 point-of-care rehabilitation devices - PUR (Akson) 

    ·         47 hydraulic patient hoists (ARJOHUNTLEIGH) 

    ·         62 cardiac monitors (PHILIPS)

    ·         177 bilirubin meters (DRÄGER) 

    ·         148 closed incubators (DRÄGER) 

    ·         175 cardiac monitors 

    ·         164 lamps for phototherapy of newborns (PHILIPS)

    ·         153 resuscitation units for newborns (DRÄGER)

22nd Grand Finale - 12th January 2014
  • Fundraiser theme

    Children's emergency medicine and providing dignified medical care for elderly patients. 

  • Funds raised

    52 448 765,49 PLN.

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched  100 000 PLN and the corresponding Golden Heart number 1 has been sold for 50 000 PLN. 

  • Equipment purchased

    ·         38 reclining wheelchairs (RMR) 

    ·         2 Toshiba CT scanners (TMS) 

    ·         10 flexible endoscopes (VARIMED)

    ·         7 bronchoscopes (MEDIM) 

    ·         17 anaesthetic machinehesia delivery systems (DIAGNOS) 

    ·         6 microprobes (RADIOMETER)

    ·         30 vein locators (FHU INVESTMED)

    ·         68 portable monitoring devices (PHILIPS)

    ·         34 laryngoscopes for difficult intubations (MEDICOM)

    ·         9 warming units (COVIDIEN)

    ·         34 ultrasound scanners (MIRO)

    ·         10 RTG devices with C-arm (OK MEDICAL SYSTEMS) 

    ·         31 transport ventilators (EKOMARK) 

23rd Grand Finale - 11th January 2015
  • Fundraiser theme

    Paediatrics, children's oncology and providing dignified medical care to patients in geriatric units. 

  • Funds raised

    53 109 702,83 PLN

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched 222 000 PLN while Golden Card number 1 was sold for 60 000 PLN. 

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have registered 1800 Collection Centres playing with us both in Poland and abroad. There were 120 000 volunteers and we have provided them with 35 million red heart stickers. 

24th Grand Finale - 10th January 2016
  • Fundraiser theme

    Supporting children's emergency medicine and geriatric and long-term care. 

  • Funds raised

    72 696 501,53 PLN

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched  670 000 PLN and Golden Card number 1 was sold for 165 000 PLN. 

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    W have broken a record when it comes to card and phone donations - we have raised over 500 000 PLN! 

25th Grand Finale - 15th January 2017
  • Fundraiser theme

    Supporting paediatrics and providing dignified medical care for patients in geriatric units. 

  • Funds raised

    105 570 801,49 PLN

  • Golden Heart & Golden Card

    Golden Heart number 1 fetched 333 333 PLN and Golden Card number 1 was sold for 50 000 PLN. 

  • Grand Finale in numbers

    We have played with 180 000 volunteers and our charitable orchestra has been present from Japan to Chicago. We have registered 1200 Collection Centres in Poland and abroad! 

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