Donate Life Surat Walkathon’16 – First Ever Walk For Saving Lives Through Organ Donation

Donate Life Surat Walkathon’16 – First Ever Walk For Saving Lives Through Organ Donation

Every year as many as 5 lakh organ failure patients die due to non-availability of organs in India. Organ donation after brain death can save up to 9 lives. Aren’t these facts enough to motivate one for supporting Organ Donation at various mediums & platforms? One such platform has been initiated in the form of  DONATE LIFE SURAT WALKATHON’16 by the Surat based NGO, Donate Life on 27 November 2016, Sunday. Donate Life, which works devotedly for the cause of spreading awareness of cadaver organ donation (without any commercial motive), is partnering with Common Wealth…

A Man Who Is On A Mission To Save Lives By Cadaver Organ Donation

A Man Who Is On A Mission To Save Lives By Cadaver Organ Donation

What is cadaver organ donation? Well, for many it is still an alien word but not for most of the Surtis. Almost a decade ago, an entrepreneur from Surat and an active member of various reputed industry associations operating in South Gujarat, envisioned to carry out noticeable work in the field of organ donation. Though it looked impossible at first instance, he brought it into reality by his leadership, conviction and perseverance. Nilesh Mandlewala, renowned social worker and recipient of several awards for his noteworthy contribution in various social services…