The money destined for the one who was also a coach of FC Barcelona is directed to the Ángel Soler Daniel Foundation, which manages the Barcelona College of Doctors, and is for the purchase and production of sanitary material and equipment in the fight against the pandemic of coronavirus.
The contribution joins the donation campaign promoted by the Barcelona College of Physicians, and which aims to collect medical supplies for the purchase of medical supplies and equipment.
The donation of the Spanish technician will also serve to finance the alternative production (through 3D printing and others) of respirators and other protection elements for healthcare personnel.
The million euros contributed by Guardiola It is added to the 33,000 euros that the medical college has collected, in a campaign that began on March 21. The material will be distributed to health centers throughout Catalonia, according to needs and emergencies, and in coordination with the Generalitat’s Health Department.
On the other hand, Pep Guardiola He has also been involved in research projects to obtain drugs that prevent the transmission of COVID-19, as well as the vaccine against this coronavirus, in which the doctor is working Bonaventura Clotet and the researcher Oriol Mitjà.