On 13th August 2021 MOHAN Foundation in association with Transplants – Help The Poor Foundation was invited at SP High School, Wani to help organise Organ Donation Awareness session. The program was organised by in-charge of NCC Unit Col. Amodh Chandna on the occasion of ‘World Organ Donation Day’ for Teaching staff of SP High School, Wani.
Ms. Prarthana Dwivedi introduced MOHAN Foundation, explained the concepts of organ and tissue donation, types of death viz. cardiac and brain death and the organs and tissues that can be donated. She elaborated on the procedure for bone donation, which was a new topic for the participants. She also explained to the group how donation of skin and eyes can happen even at the residence after the persons’ demise. Informative flyers were also distributed to the public.
Ms. Prarthana described the importance of discussing about Organ Donation within the family and to carry Donor Card always in purse or wallet. The gathering was also invited to join various volunteering programs. Details of toll-free Organ Donation Helpline Number were also shared with them. About 25 participants attended session and about 18 pledged to become Organ Donors.
MOHAN Foundation and Transplants – Help The Poor Foundation thanks Mr Amodh Chandna for inviting us and supporting the cause of Organ Donation.