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Diwali celebrated with children at PGI hospital

Sahayta volunteers organized a Diwali program for all the children currently undergoing cancer treatment at PGI hospital in Chandigarh. A local artist entertained the kids with the latest songs and even got all of them to dance along. Along with the entertainment, we provided snacks as well as a gift for each child.

Walkathon organized for cancer awareness

Sahayta organized a walkathon at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh to raise awareness of breast cancer, which is the most common type of cancer among Indian women, both in terms of incidence and mortality. The event was organized in association with The Times of India and Apollo Clinic. Around 700 people participated in the event

Sahayta partners with CareAcross to bring latest news on cancer research and treatment

CareAcross is an online community of patients and caregivers, offering the best way to fight cancer beyond their hospital – from diagnosis to long-term care. The CareAcross mission is to support people affected by cancer, through credible information, useful tools, psychological support, and expert advice. CareAcross will empower patients and caregivers towards active partnership with their professional healthcare … Continue reading “Sahayta partners with CareAcross to bring latest news on cancer research and treatment”

Hanima Grewal represents US chapter during Sahayta annual day celebrations

Every year in February, Sahayta organizes its annual day celebrations in Chandigarh. The event celebrates the gift of life and includes performances by volunteers, survivors and current patients and families who are being supported by Sahayta. We also honor our generous donors and share our organization’s achievements from the preceding year. This year our liaison … Continue reading “Hanima Grewal represents US chapter during Sahayta annual day celebrations”