Belgrade, 21 January 2022 – Thanks to the great efforts of Dr. Douglas Jackson, Founder of Project C.U.R.E. from Colorado, USA, and HRH Crown Princess Katherine’s Foundation in Belgrade, hospitals in Serbia will, for the 14th time, receive a significant humanitarian donation of medical equipment from this project.
A container with 70 Stryker hospital beds with mattresses and IV poles and 1,800 pieces of Hospital Grade Thermometers arrived today in Belgrade, which will in the following period be distributed to hospitals: Bezanijska Kosa in Belgrade, General Hospitals in Paraćin, Sremska Mitrovica, Prijepolje, Negotin, and Kraljevo, and many other medical institutions in Serbia. The total value of this humanitarian aid is over $640,000.
Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine expressed their gratitude to Dr. Douglas Jackson, Founder, President and CEO of Project C.U.R.E. for the great help they provided to healthcare professionals and hospitals in Serbia. Project C.U.R.E has been helping Serbia for many years, they have so far sent a total of 14 containers of medical supplies to Serbian hospitals. Dr. Douglas Jackson has come several times to Serbia and visited our Hospitals together with HRH Crown Princess Katherine.
“I would like to express my gratitude to Dr. Douglas Jackson for his enormous contribution to Serbia, in support of doctors and nurses in hospitals throughout our country. It is a great blessing to have such a kind friend to help Serbia and our medical workers, especially in these difficult times the entire world is facing due to COVID-19 pandemics.
Our doctors and nurses are the true heroes of our times – they are every day risking their lives to save the lives of others. They are going even over the borders of their strength and durability, not thinking about themselves but always having the wellbeing of others on their mind. We must all do what we can to support their fight and to help them in performing their precious work, for the good of our people”, said Crown Princess Katherine.
HRH Crown Princess Katherine extends her gratitude to companies: Medipro International ltd, A.D. Intereuropa, and Remi Ko Line for their great help in custom clearance, transportation, and storage of this valuable medical aid.