” Our children’s schoolbags,  our country’s health”, is the slogan of the schoolbags campaign sponsored by  Egypt Cancer Network (ECN) the Association of Friends of the National Cancer-free Initiative, AFNCI, in its fight for the wellbeing of our school children and  against ignorance and poverty.


Thanks to donors’ Support, ECN and AFNCI plan to distribute up to 100 thousand school bags this school year, half of which during the first phase of the campaign for health awareness which will be launched tomorrow. The school bags will be offered to needy public schools children. The launching event will take place in a public school in the Al Sayeda Zeinab district in the presence of Cairo Governor and representatives of the Education and Social Solidarity Ministries. Every student will receive a bag containing his stationary needs, notebooks, pens, crayons, ..etc., along with awareness booklets, to educate the children on how to keep healthy. Moreover, a meal will be distributed with the bag.

ECN and AFNCI is inviting everyone to share in their fight against ignorance and unawareness, without your support we won’t be able to keep going and spread health awareness.