November 7th, 2015! A day full of excitement and happiness! Collège Elysée organized the “Elie Moussallem Walkathon, Walk Pink” with a purpose of raising awareness to the community about breast cancer.
Students, staff and parents participated with the collaboration of the Municipality of Hazmieh. The English department worked with students in grade 10 to prepare pamphlets of awareness about the disease which were distributed at the event.
At the end the principal Mrs. Rouba Moussallem Samaha presented trophies of appreciation to the Mayor of Hazmieh Mr. Jean Asmar, represented by Mrs. Sylvia Daibes, and Mrs. Layla Ajam who is a breast cancer survivor and an active citizen with a purpose of bringing awareness of the disease to society.