Entries by Victor Formosa

Dar tal-Providenza resident dies after testing positive for Covid-19

The 30-year old resident tested positive on February 18th during routine tests that are conducted by Dar tal-Providenza. The resident was immediately transferred to St Thomas Hospital in line with protocols adopted by the Home. In the meantime, residents and care workers who were in contact with the person who resulted positive were put under […]

BioArte sanitizers donated to Dar tal-Providenza

Frontliners of Malta’s National Health Service, visitors to its various outlets and a number of local non-governmental organisations have benefited from a donation of thousands of bottles of hand sanitiser gel by The BioArte Limited, which only last year sequenced the Maltese strain of COVID-19 (SARS CoV-2) and continues to do so. The hand sanitiser […]

Statement by Dar tal-Providenza

Following the pledge of €500,000 from CATCO Group, Id-Dar tal-Providenza signed a letter of engagement with a local advisory and audit firm to conduct a due diligence exercise. Id-Dar tal-Providenza was informed by the firm that the chairman of the Group did not provide the relevant information requested from him as part of a verification […]

A great gift of €2,531,540 for Dar tal-Providenza

“I am moved in no small way with the generosity and solidarity shown by the Maltese people that notwithstanding everything that is going on handed a beautiful gift of a record €2,531,540 to Dar tal-Providenza.” This was stated by Fr Martin Micallef, Director of the Home, who from his office in Siġġiewi followed the proceedings, […]

Another effort to help out Dar tal-Providenza – The Archbishhop

Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna this morning appealed for the Maltese to make another effort to help out Dar tal-Providenza during the fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic. He emphasised God’s blessings in the quote from the Book of Numbers that the Lord will bless us and keep us and give us peace. The Archbishop said that […]

103 Malta’s Heart raises €32,441 for Dar tal-Providenza

A record €32,441 were raised for Dar tal-Providenza during a 30-hour music marathon on 103 Malta’s Heart well exceeding last year’s sum of €12,710. The final sum was announced by Fr Martin Micallef, director of Dar tal-Providenza. The marathon kicked off at 6am on Wednesday 30 December, with Arthur Caruana accompanied by two other well […]

30-hour Music Marathon on 103 Malta’s Heart for Dar tal-Providenza

As of 6am this morning Arthur Caruana, Ian Busuttil Naudi, Ron Briffa kicked off a 30-hour marathon on 103 Malta’s Heart in aid of Dar tal-Providenza. For the full 30 hours, Arthur, Ian and Ron will entertain the 103 Malta’s Heart listeners as they will also be accompanied virtually, due to the coronavirus pandemic, by […]

Financial contribution from Lidl Malta

Id-Dar tal-Providenza together with Caritas Malta and Hospice Malta received between them a financial contribution of over €10,000 from Lidl Malta. In addition, the Company made a further donation of €6,000 worth of products that was divided between another two entities, The Malta Food Bank Foundation and the Victory Kitchen. Lidl Malta, the leading retail […]