Concert "I Want Life", held 19. December at the main Zagreb square, he gathered more than 10.000 citizens who with their arrival supported the 10th anniversary of the work of Ana Rukavina Foundation. During the jubilee music night, citizens demonstrated solidarity with severely ill people in Croatia and the world, and the humanitarian number 060 9000 called more than 200.000 times and raised more than 1,25 million for further work on the Foundation.
- Thanks to all the citizens who joined us tonight and celebrated with us ten years of work. Citizens Our beautiful ones have once again shown that they have a big heart towards the hard-working people in Croatia and the world because their calls have enabled the Foundation to continue with the mission of expanding the Croatian Registry. So far, 64 people from the Croatian Registry have donated their stem cells for the sufferers, which means a new chance for life, and encourages us to be more persistent and persistent work to enable An's dream to continue to be realized! said Marija Rukavina, administrator of the Ana Rukavina Foundation.
For all citizens who could not attend the concert, the media partner of the Foundation and the co-organizer of the concert, Nova TV, provided a direct transfer of events to Nova TV, portals DNEVNIK.hr and OYO.
- Corporate Responsibility has been incorporated into the very essence of Nove TV, as well as cooperation with the Ana Rukavina Foundation. We are committed to educating citizens about how important it is to follow and participate in the work of the Foundation and what is the value of every human life. Concert I want the crown life of this cooperation and on this occasion I thank all those who participated and thus helped to raise funds. I'm proud that this year we achieved an excellent result! said Dražen Mavrić, CEO of Nova TV Group.
Under the headlines of the famous New TV, the people enjoyed the hits of renowned musicians like Halid Bešlić, Psihomodo Pop, General Danger, SARS, Meritas, Željko Samardžić, Vatre, Ivana Zaka, Maja Šuput, Colonie and Lane Jurčević.
Among the speakers of the Johann Franck café there were numerous friends of the Foundation, among whom were the President of the Republic of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, the President of the Croatian Parliament Božo Petrov, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Croatia Andrej Plenković and the Mayor of Milan Milan Bandic.
Citizens did not lack the reason for the celebration because the Ana Rukavina Foundation for ten years of work has increased the number of potential donors from the initial 150 to today's almost 53.000. Throughout Croatia, 320 public auction activities were organized in the Croatian Registry of voluntary donors of blood-boring stem cells and countless other actions organized by the Foundation's friends.