The new pediatric oncology center will be able to treat 400 patients a year, and it will be the biggest such center in Europe

80 %
of children with cancer who are treated in hospitals overcome it

Leo Messi, the big star

Barça's Leo Messi was the first to support the campaign — and he helped raise worldwide awareness by making a simple gesture: painting his face like a warrior.

Confronting childhood cancer

The #ToTheBrave campaign aims to raise awareness and involve everyone in the construction of a major center in Barcelona for treating childhood cancer. Here are some of the actions taken:
Messi dedicated his first goal against Sevilla to the fight against childhood cancer
The Barça Foundation donated the profits from the Barça Legends match against the Manchester United Legends to the Sant Joan de Déu Hospital
The Barça Legends Edgar Davids, Rivaldo, José Edmílson, Juliano Belletti, Jose Mari Bakero, Patrick Kluivert, Guillermo Amor, and Miguel Angel Nadal visited the SJD Hospital