ASHWINI, Healthcare, Tribals

How it began at ASHWINI

“It does not matter if you save a life by giving Intravenous fluids or by doing a complicated surgery. The bottom line is that you have saved a life.” These are the words of Dr. Nandakumar Menon, founder member of ASHWINI and director of the Gudalur Adivasi Hospital. It was in the mid-1980s that he…

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Cancer, Cancer Patients Aid Association, GiveIndia NGOs, Healthcare, Mumbai

How it began at CPAA

Mr. Yogendra Kumar Sapru is the Founder Chairman & CEO of Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA). An experienced pharmaceutical professional, Mr. Sapru started his career with John Wyeth & Brother in 1963, where he progressed from the post of a Medical Representative to that of Marketing Director. Subsequently, he joined Johnson & Johnson in the pharmaceutical division…

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Charutar Arogya Mandal, Gujarat, Healthcare, Lives Changed

Lives changed by Charutar Arogya Mandal

Charutar Arogya Mandal’s mission is to provide quality healthcare for people from all strata of society. Which is why it comes as no surprise to see the not-so-well-off juxtaposed against their state-of-the-art premises, as ones walks through this spacious hospital. On my visit, I chatted with family members of some beneficiaries admitted to the hospital.…

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