On 14th May2018, MOHAN Foundation was invited by the secretary, Red Cross - Punjab, Chandigarh to conduct an awareness talk on organ donation for their First Aid Students at Vivekanand Bhawan, Chandigarh. Around 50 participants from various parts of Punjab, Haryana & Chandigarh College Students, Patient Care Attendants, Home Nursing, Nannies and Bus Conductors participated in the program.
Mr. Santosh Kumar, State Training Supervisor addressed the gathering and gave a brief introduction on organ donation to the participants.
Firstly, Aruna Kumari Salwani (Intern) introduced herself to the participants and after that she asked the questions from participants to check their knowledge about organ donation and transplantation. Also discussed what is MOHAN Foundation mission and vision?
After that participants were given an introduction and presentation on organ donation and brain death by Ms. Aakriti Negi.
In this talk she explained the following points: -
The entire group got motivated and convinced to support organ donation and they would love to share their wish with their families. 20 participants picked up the donor cards.
After the talk participants asked a few questions which were answered to their satisfaction.