The Australian Macau Business Council generously hosted ‘A Night of Heartfelt Love’ on 26 February 2017 in support of oncology and palliative care.

Heartfelt Love 1Featuring a variety of talented singers and musicians from Australia and China, many of whom had won prestigious talent contests in Hong Kong and China, the night showcased pop, dance, cabaret and operatic style entertainment.

“Eastern Health are most grateful for the generous support of the Australian Macau Business Council, who raised over $100,000 to improve and advance the care we provide to our patients in oncology and palliative care,” said Adjunct Professor David Plunkett, Chief Executive.

Eastern Health Foundation would like to thank the Chairman of the Charity Night, JP Ron Lim and Macau Business Council members including Mr Ken Leongue, Mr Stephen Lo, Mr Quoi Quach, Mr Peter Cheung, Miss Bobo Law, Mr Michael Tang and Mr Jason Cheung for their hospitality and support.

Half of the funds raised at the event will be used to support the appointment of two Cancer Care Coordinators at Box Hill Hospital. The other half of the funds raised will support the newly appointed Vivian Bullwinkel Professorial Chair in Palliative Care and End of Life Care at Wantirna Health.

“Working together highlights the value of community partnership to achieve Eastern Health’s vision of great care, everywhere, every time and our mutual desire to learn, discover and to innovate in all we do,” said David Plunkett.