Hadeyat Al Ata’a

Spreading Hope and Happiness

Every heartbeat matters

Every heartbeat matters

September 2022 World Heart Day is celebrated every year on 29 September as a reminder that every heartbeat matters. Cardiovascular diseases are the most common cause of death globally and continue to affect millions of lives. World Heart Day is a worldwide campaign designed to promote heart health and encourage people to lead an a...

Sheikh Mohammed: Humanity is our compass

Sheikh Mohammed: Humanity is our compass

August 2022 Our lives are enriched by the good we do in the world and my team and I consider it a great privilege to be in a position to help those in need. Since 2013, Al Jalila Foundation with the generous support of our partners and donors has invested millions to deliver innovative healthcare programs to empower researchers and the medical community to f...

From all of us at Al Jalila Foundation, thank you!

From all of us at Al Jalila Foundation, thank you!

May 2022 Once again Ramadan brought together our wonderful community of hope-makers whose generosity touched so many lives.  As part of our A’awen patient treatment program, we launched our Ramadan campaign to help cancer patients and give them hope. The power of hope can not be underestimated. Hope gives patients courage to keep moving forward, one day at ...

Behind Every Great Community Stand Great Women

Behind Every Great Community Stand Great Women

March 2022 This International Women’s Day, I would like to take a moment to celebrate the women of our nation. Today, we celebrate our mothers, sisters, daughters, colleagues, friends and every woman, everywhere, for their achievements. In the words of Al Jalila Foundation Founder His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, “Behind every great comm...

Powering On with Hope & Determination

Powering On with Hope & Determination

January 2022 If 2020 was the year of resilience, 2021 was the year to power on with determination. 2021 marked the UAE’s Golden Jubilee, 50 years since the formation of the United Arab Emirates, an historic milestone to celebrate the nation’s remarkable journey from the past to today, and towards the transformative change that lies ahead in the next 50 yea...

The Golden Heart of the Nation

The Golden Heart of the Nation

December 2021 The 50th UAE National Day is an incredible milestone in our country's journey. Our Golden Jubilee! We are a young nation, a nation that dared to dream big – and here we are, a global leader and ranked as one of the best places to live in the world. The journey that weaves the story of the UAE is one of unity, hard work, resilience and hope....

#PINKtober Celebrates the Power of #Hope

#PINKtober Celebrates the Power of #Hope

October 2021 Breast cancer affects millions of women every year and 1 in 8 women will hear the words "It's cancer" in their lifetime. The statistics on the disease are alarming however advances in research give us hope that a cure will be found.Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a time to celebrate the fighters, the survivors and those we have sadly lost. Al Jal...

Giving Creates Stronger, Happier Communities

Giving Creates Stronger, Happier Communities

September 2021 Science shows that giving is the secret to living a life that is full of meaning, purpose, and happiness. Altruism is good for the soul. Helping others is good for our happiness and well-being. Giving connects us together and creates stronger, happier communities. Giving, and helping others, makes us feel part of something greater than ourselve...

Our Patient Crowdfunding Platform is Live!

Our Patient Crowdfunding Platform is Live!

July 2021 At Al Jalila Foundation my team and I consider it a privilege to be in a position to witness the impact that our healthcare programs have on patients’ lives. Health is the cornerstone to happiness and that is why our A’awen program, that alleviates the financial burden on patients and their families so that they can focus on healing, is very clos...