Campaign in School
TB Awareness Campaign; Location: Shiravane Vidyalaya, Nerul; Date : 26th Sept. 2018. Conducted two TB Awareness Campaign in the School. A total of around 100 students of 10th std.( two divisions) took part. Radhakrishnan explained and made the presentation about TB( how, why, MDR TB, how to prevent, what we can do) and then the students took the Pledge under the guidance of Mrs. Lalitha to spread the message of TB menace in the society. The children showed a lot of interest and asked a lot of questions. Students asking good questions were rewarded with chocolates. After all this booklets on TB were distributed to all the participants.
TB Awareness Campaign; Location: Shiravane Vidyalaya, Nerul; Date : 10th Sept. 2018. Conducted a TB Awareness Campaign in the School. Around 50 students of 9th std.( one division) were present. After explaining all the basics about TB( how, why, MDR TB, how to prevent, what we can do) the students took the Pledge under the guidance of Mrs. Lalitha to spread the message of TB menace in the society. The children showed a lot of interest and asked a lot of questions. Students asking good questions were rewarded with chocolates. After all this booklets on TB were distributed to all the participants.
Rotary Clubs of Navi Mumbai, 3rd Sept. 2018 : If many join then the fight is easier. Made a presentation to the Presidents of the Rotary Clubs in Navi Mumbai about the need to take forward the fight against TB Menace in the society. All gathered agreed. Adv. Rtn. Bhupendra Phatak of Navi Mumbai Grand Central Club showed great initiative and agreed to take the lead and will rope in NMMC to target all the NMMC Schools to start with. Also the different Clubs will target their Interact and Rotaract Clubs to spread the message.
A great step forward.
TB Awareness Campaign; Location: Sterling College of Pharmacy; Date : 27th July 2018: Our Trust along with Rotary Club of New Bombay Seaside and Samarth Clinic conducted a TB awareness campaign at Sterling College, Nerul. A total of around 90 students and teachers along with the Principal, Dr. Rupesh Pingale, participated in the Campaign.
The Principal, Dr. Rupesh Pingale, gave the introduction on the importance of the Campaign followed by Mr. Radhakrishnan who gave a brief talk on the need of the Campaign against TB and why the Trust along with the other two NGOs were taking such great interest in the campaign.
This was followed by the presentation by Dr. Mukul Thorat. The presentation was very well received and then followed the Q&A session. Mrs. Janet D'Cruz led the Oath taking where the participants took an oath to spread the message of the menace of TB in the society.
on TB were distributed to all the participants.
TB Awareness Campaign; Location: Stri Mukti Sanghatana Centre, Koperkhairane ; Date :20th April : Our Trust along with Rotary Club of New Bombay Seaside conducted a TB awareness campaign for the underprivileged students and their mothers. Radhakrishnan gave a brief talk on the importance of being aware of the menace of TB. This was followed by a video presentation on TB prepared by NMMC. An excellent video available in Marathi and Hindi. Later, the attendees were shown the Street Play that been staged on World TB Day by students in Nerul. The best part was when the audience clapped on hearing that the main character had recovered from MDR TB through proper medication.
A total of around 120 people attended the session.
24 th March: Today is World TB Day: Our Trust, Rotary Club of New Bombay Seaside and Samantha Clinic took out a Rally to highlight the Menace of TB. It is heartening to note that Rotary District 3142 has taken up the cause of fighting the Menace of TB on a war footing.
Rotary Club of New Bombay Seaside(President Rtn. Manoj Thakur), and Dr. Mukul Thorat of Samartha Clinic and our Trust have teamed up together to take the take the fight against TB forward. The Rally started from SIES at 9 am and ended at Nerul Railway Station, East. At Nerul Railway Station a Skit on TB was staged by the Students of DPS, DAV and Don Bosco schools. The Skit was a hit as it conveyed to the audience everything about TB in a crisp ten minute show. The Participant strength can be considered to be around 300 to 400 considering the number of people who joined in between and the people who spared their time to watch the Skit. The participants carried placards and leaflets on TB were distributed to people all along.
TB Awareness Campaign; Location: Nerul Gymkhana Amphitheatre, Date : 6th January 2018 ; Attendees : 250 plus ( Parents and students ) : As a part of our continuous campaign to reach out to the society and make people aware of the menace of TB, an awareness programme was held and it was open to public. It was heartening to note that more than 250 parents and students attended the programme.
After the normal introduction, the presentation was made by Dr. Mukul Thorat. He explained wonderfully well about TB and the menace it can cause in simple language to the mixed audience. Backed up with simple slides, Dr. Mukul Thorat had the audience spellbound considering that the subject was a medical subject. The Q & A session that followed evinced good participation from the audience.