On the 5th of November, Vitamilk Ghana as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility Paid another visit to the St. Joseph Hospital. Over a period of five years Vitamilk under its flagship Child Malnutrition Foundation has partnered with a team of astute Surgeons from abroad to embark on the Operation Walk Campaign. The Campaign is focused on providing free hip replacement for the residents of Koforidua, the campaign has recorded about 46 successful hip replacement Surgeries.
Hip Replacement Surgery is a surgical procedure done to replace damaged hip joints with metal implants. Severe arthritis wears down the bone resulting in stiffness, pain, and limited range of motion hip pain or fracture in hip joint therefore the replacement of joints is required.
This year the Vitamilk Ghana together with its Brand Ambassadors; Yvonne Nelson, Stephen Appiah, Kwabena Kwabena and Frema Ashkar, spent the day with the patients at the St. Joseph’s Hospital and donated some Vitamilk products. The patients expressed their joy and gratitude to the Vitamilk team and the celebrities for reaching out to them.
Speaking at a Press briefing the CEO of Vitamilk Ghana, Mr. Emmanuel Anane expressed his excitement to be part of a benevolent which is in line with their core values. He also reiterated that management of Vitamilk in consultation with other medical teams will provide free eye care service to deserving Ghanaians in the future.
The celebrities also expressed their excitement to be part of this worthy course undertaken by Vitamilk and pledged their utmost support to the campaign