On 4th October 2018, MOHAN Foundation Mumbai was invited by Courtyard Marriott Mumbai International Airport (Andheri East) for an awareness talk on organ donation during the Daan Utsav week.
Courtyard Marriott’s representative Ms. Rochelle introduced MOHAN Foundation as an NGO working for deceased Organ Donation since the past 20 years.
Mrs. Jaya Jairam began by introducing MOHAN Foundation, Its mission, objective and history.She then asked them as to whatcame to their minds when they thought of Organ Donation.
The concepts relating to Organ Donation were explained- The types of death, types of organ can be donated after brain death and tissue donation after cardiac death, difference between the brain death & coma etc. She also discussed the various myths & facts about organ donation. Information about organ allocation and distribution were also shared. Lastly an inspirational 5 minute video was shown.
Around 30 staff members of Courtyard Marriott attended the program and few of them took pledge.
We thank Ms. Neha Bijoor & Ms. Rochelle for inviting us and supporting the cause of organ donation.