18-03-20-3

Cancer Aid Committee Report

A Cancer Screening Camp held at Kalina – Santacruz on 24th February, 2018 – Sponsored by Rotary Club of Bombay The slums for this camp were identified by Nargis Dutt foundation and Priya Dutt personally visited the camp. She was happy to see the arrangements done by our club and sent a note to thank […]

18-02-06-5

Cancer Aid Committee Report

Dr. Vijaya Taskar is the President of Streehitkarini, a non-governmental organization providing education to women living in the slums of Mumbai. She requested our club through the CPAA to hold a cancer screening camp for 100 women from slums and lower middle class families in Dadar, Elphinstone and Lower Parel. Rotary Club of Bombay held […]

18-01-23-2

Cancer Aid Committee Report

Cancer Aid committee of Rotary club of Bombay decided in the beginning of the year to do 10 early detection camps. By the mid -year they have organised 5 such camps. One such awareness and early detection camp on 10 January in slum area at Kajupada-Kurla. This time many people came ahead in pre registrations […]

18-01-02-02

Poster Competition by the Cancer Aid Committee

Children in India are particularly vulnerable and in every 16 seconds, a child in India tries tobacco for the first time. This means that every day, 5500 Indian children try tobacco for the first time. Up to onethird of these children are under the age of 10 years. 14.6% of youth aged 13 to 15 […]

17-11-07-4

Cancer Aid Committee Report

Cancer Screening camp was conducted at St. Anthony High School with the support of Navjeen Centre on 12th October, 2017 for sex workers STATISTICS Total No. of individuals Screened 82 Follow up cases 42 Rotary Club of bombay in partnership with CPAA is creating awareness for early detection through regular check ups. Our emphasis is […]

17-10-24-1

Cancer Aid Committee Update

Tobacco is one of the world leading killers. 1/3 people use tobacco in India. 15% children use tobacco. 29% of school personnel use tobacco in school. Every shop has displayed tobacco advertisements. Tobacco is responsible for almost half of all cancer diagnoses in men and a quarter of all cancer diagnoses in women. Children in […]

12-09-02

Bhavishya Yaan Students celebrate Ganpati with the Cancer Aid Committee

Bhavishya Yaan students of the Byculla East Municipal School celebrated Ganpati festival with a message for society reaching 100 people through a performance and around 2000 through leaflet distribution, posters and banners. Ganpati Festival is among the most auspicious festivals celebrated in Maharashtra during the month of September. For Mumbai, this ten day festival is […]

Cancer Aid Committee celebrates NO TOBACCO DAY

Cancer Aid Committee Celebrates NO TOBACCO DAY

Rotary club of Bombay celebrated World NO TOBACCO DAY at CST station by creating an awareness campaign in association with Salaam Bombay, reaching more than 2500 people through the day. World Health Organization (WHO) started World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) to create awareness among the masses about widespread prevalence of tobacco use and its negative […]

Cancer Awareness Program - Rotary 3141

Cancer Awareness Program – Rotary 3141

Creating Cancer Awareness one step at a time! The Rotary Club of Bombay – Cancer Aid Committee, participated in the District 3141 Cancer awareness program held at Lala Lajpatrai auditorium on 1st February 2017. Rtn. Madhusudan Daga, Chairperson – Cancer Aid Committee, presented a report on the activities of the committee. Addressing an audience of […]

Cancer screening camp held at Nagpada police station

Cancer screening camp held at Nagpada police station

To raise awareness on cancer and it’s early detection, Cancer Aid Committee, along with Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA), held a camp at Nagpada police station, where 95 police men and women were checked and screened for oral, prostate, breast and cervical cancer. CPAA is a registered, charitable organization that works towards total management of […]