Representatives from Royal Bank of Canada including Dave Thomas, Chief Executive, RBC Capital Markets, mascot Leo the Lion, and the bank’s top fundraisers visited patients on Koala Ward, to celebrate raising £2 million for the hospital. The Canadian firm has supported the hospital since 2010 through their title sponsorship of the RBC Race for the Kids, the charity’s annual 5k fun run.
When Samantha was pregnant she was told her baby had a problem with her bones. Samantha’s daughter, Yasmin, was diagnosed with proximal femoral focal deficiency of the right femur, meaning one of her legs was longer than the other. Ten years later, Samantha tells us how Yasmin is doing.