This show was a moment of incredible parental love, strength, inspiration and hope on Saturday night at 10.30pm. I hope that something can grow out of a sad fate.
A doctor whose child has lost the fight due to illness and who wants to fight. For others! TV doctor Dr. Johannes Wimmer spoke in a solemn speech at Ein Herz für Kinder about the death of his young daughter Maximilian, who died at the age of just nine months.
In the show, Wimmer told director Johannes B. Kerner: “It would have been worse for me not to come here today. Because then cancer would have won. “
Only on Friday, Dr. Johannes Wimmer (37) and his wife Clara (33) the worst situation that can happen to parents. They buried a nine-month-old daughter in a Hamburg cemetery. A few days ago, Maximilian died of a very malignant brain tumor.
The little girl fought bravely. Parents overcame themselves during the difficult months. But they want to keep fighting.
Dr. VIMERS TO PICTURE: “That something meaningful can come out of this nonsense. Therefore, it is important to indicate the fates that the “Heart for Children” may face. Money for research to save as many children, parents and relatives as possible. Please donate. We must do everything we can to ensure that this disease is curable at some point and that no child dies from it.
The doctor told the TV live about the difficult times: “How is it hardest for a father to let go and tell the child that they can go when they want.”
He describes it very touchingly: “In recent weeks and months, we have felt as much as nonsense has guided us. We were spectators in our own lives. My goal is to create something meaningful. Otherwise, the cancer would have won. Now he has taken her life, but we continue to fight. “
Dr. Vimers about time with Maximilian: “It was important to me that we, as a family, have a special moment on this day.” And he advises the other people affected: “Get help and ask for it. It was prepared for us, the other children were taken away. These are small things, then the people around are very grateful when they can help. ”
With the help of the Wimmer family, Ein Herz für Kinder wants to use your donations to help set up and expand the new Children’s Tumor Center (KITZ) in Heidelberg.
Tumor expert prof. Under the leadership of Stefan Pfister, the leading research institution in Europe must be built here. Vimers: “Unfortunately, this project depends on private donations. And because I want to spare this pain for other parents, I am committed here with all my might. “
With his appearance Dr. Johannes Wimmer all over Germany to tears.
Or millions of people in front of the television – or in the celebrity hall in Berlin. Manuela Schwezig, Verona Poota, Dieter Hallervorden and other stars allowed their feelings and tears to be felt.
Here’s how you can help
If you also want to help, donate to: BILD hilft e. V., keyword: “Heart for children”. Donation account: 067 67 67; IBAN: DE60 2007 0000 0067 6767 00; BIC: DEUTDEHH or www.ehfk.de or www.paypal.me/einherzfuerkinder
The donation phone is switched on until December 11: 01802 – 10 10 10 (fixed phone: 6 cents / call, mobile: max. 42 cents / minute, daily from 9:00 to 22:00).