𝐒𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐘𝐮𝐥𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐞𝐫: 𝐅𝐢𝐫𝐬𝐭 𝐋𝐚𝐝𝐲 𝐃𝐫. 𝐅𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐚 𝐌𝐚𝐚𝐝𝐚 𝐁𝐢𝐨 𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬 𝐂𝐡𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐦𝐚𝐬 𝐉𝐨𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐇𝐨𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐳𝐞𝐝 𝐂𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐧.
Freetown, December 27, 2023
In a heartwarming display of compassion and generosity, First Lady Dr. Fatima Maada Bio embarked on a special Christmas mission—bringing festive cheer to children receiving care at various hospitals in Freetown.
The First Lady graced patients at Ola During Children’s Hospital, 34 military hospital, and Aberdeen Women’s Centre, personally delivering brightly wrapped gift packs brimming with joy. These gifts were more than just presents; they were tangible expressions of love and care, ensuring that even within the confines of a hospital bed, the spirit of Christmas could flourish.
The children’s faces lit up with smiles as First Lady Fatima Maada Bio interacted with them, exchanging heartfelt words of encouragement and offering warm cuddles. Mother’s eyes teared with gratitude as they witnessed the First Lady’s genuine affection for their children, further solidifying the emotional impact of her visit.
The First Lady’s initiative served as a poignant reminder that even in the midst of illness, the human spirit endures and finds solace in kindness and compassion. Her selfless act of bringing Christmas magic to hospitalized children exemplifies the true essence of the season: spreading love, hope, and the unwavering belief that even amidst challenges, joy can prevail.
Strategic Communications Division,
Office of the First Lady,
Republic of Sierra Leone.