Josep Carreras raises more than three million euros for the fight against leukaemia in the 22nd TV Gala in Germany

Josep Carreras raises more than three million euros for the fight against leukaemia in the 22nd TV Gala in Germany.

The 22nd Josep Carreras Gala, televised on the SAT.1 Gold channel, was held in Berlin on 14th December and this year it succeeded in raising 3.194.278 euros. Performing at the Gala were Chris de Burgh, Placido Domingo Jr. & Friederike Krum, Rainhard Fendrich, Glasperlenspiel, Andreas Gabalier, Max Giesinger, Lions Head, Maite Kelly, Die Lochis, Klaus Meine, Milow, Oonagh and Santiano., amongst other artists.

Over the last twenty years these televised Christmas Galas have managed to raise over 200 million euros, a sum that has been entirely devoted to scientific research and to the establishment and improvement of facilities aimed at improving patients' quality of life. More than 1,000 have been financed.

+ info at: https://www.carreras-stiftung.de/ and http://www.josecarrerasgala.de/

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