Why did he do this? Well, because he, along with FC Barcelona, the Sant Joan de Déu Hospital in Barcelona, and the IESE business school, are raising funds to build a state-of-the-art pediatric cancer center in Barcelona.
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The SJD Pediatric Cancer Center Barcelona would be the largest of its kind in Europe. It would help around 400 kids each year and provide cutting-edge treatment.
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