Official Opening of LIBRA Funded Unit at King’s

Official Opening of LIBRA Funded Unit at King’s

18 - 7 - 2018

Chairman of LIBRA, Andrew Lodge recently celebrated the official opening of a new Ambulatory Transplant Unit at King’s College Hospital. He was joined by MP Nick Boles who was the very first patient to be treated in the unit, along with Dr Victoria Potter who oversees it. LIBRA heard how the MP had received a bone marrow transplant for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2017 and is now cancer-free.  Find Out More

Progress with blood cancer treatments announced on King’s Tour

Progress with blood cancer treatments announced on King’s Tour

01 - 6 - 2018

LIBRA welcomed more than thirty supporters to King’s on 30th May, providing an opportunity to meet with Professors who work tirelessly to tackle blood cancers and blood disorders. Chairman Andrew Lodge presented on the history of the charity over the last 40 years and King's experts provided progress reports on the development of new treatments for patients.  Find Out More

Supporters Tour of King's

Supporters Tour of King's

05 - 10 - 2017

LIBRA Trustees held a special evening for supporters at King’s on 5th September 2017. The event provided Lions members from across the South East with the opportunity to meet with Professors and to visit some of the LIBRA supported wards. They also enjoyed a buffet and drinks. Trustee Geoff Jeal organised the event with King’s and he joined LIBRA Chairman Andrew Lodge in welcoming 45 Lions to the hospital.  Find Out More

Campaign Success

Campaign Success

30 - 3 - 2017

LIBRA is pleased to announce that £200,000 has been raised in aid of the Giving 4 Growth Campaign. Trustees launched the appeal in August 2012 to help raise funds for the Haematology Department at King' College Hospital, London.  Find Out More

Funding New Ambulatory Transplant Unit

Funding New Ambulatory Transplant Unit

26 - 1 - 2017

LIBRA Trustees, supporters and members of Bexley and Sidcup Lions Club recently visited King’s College Hospital for our AGM. During our meeting, we presented some substantial donations to the Haematology Department, including funds to cover the cost of the hospital’s new Ambulatory Transplant Unit for blood cancer patients. Find Out More