As part of the Organ Donation Week celebrations, Geolife Foundation, the CSR wing of Geolife Agritech Pvt. Ltd. requested MOHAN Foundation to conduct an awareness session on organ donation for its employees at a pan-India level. Geolife Foundation has been actively engaging in different social causes and has organized many blood and eye donation camps.
On 13th of August, awareness sessions in 5 different languages were organized over the Zoom meeting platform. Ishwarya Thyagarajan, Research Associate from MOHAN Foundation addressed the Tamil Nadu based employees in a session that was moderated by Mr. Rajkumar S, Regional Manager, Tamil Nadu. The session began with an introduction of Ishwarya by Ms. Sathyakala.
Ishwarya began by talking briefly about blood and eye donation. The following topics were explained in detail to the audience:
22 people had joined the session and were very enthusiastic about learning more about organ donation. Mr. Vinod Kumar Lahoti, CMD of Geolife Agritech joined the session and addressed his employees about the importance of organ donation and how fortunate we are to have been provided with the opportunity to save lives.
The following are a few questions that were asked:
The session lasted for more than 1.5 hours and was highly interactive. Participants were from different districts of the state and also included a few farmers. Mr. Rajkumar informed the participants that those who wish to pledge could fill up a Google form which would be shared. The session ended with the participants sharing their feedback and thanking Ishwarya for the informative talk. MOHAN Foundation would like to thank Geolife for its commitment and Ms. Kshitija, Senior HR Executive for organizing and coordinating the entire event.