Pune, 4th September

Pune, 4th September

Under the benign gaze of Lord Ganesha, Pune's Chai for Cancer Adda, held on the penultimate evening of the Ganesh Festival, drew a varied crowd of supporters. Ranging from the Police Chief to the Mayor of the city and from residents of Shubash Nagar to the Municipality Staff who ke​ep  the premises clean. The Youth Brigade decided to play two games of the popular Tambola and handed over the entire ticket money collections to Chai for Cancer .Read more
Indore, 26th August

Indore, 26th August

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER Indore was rocking. Thanks to some special people. FOM Manoj Dhanotiya ​of GoWeb​Baby and his​ ​​team​ ​​of ​young ​entrepreneurs ​were amazing hosts along with hospitality partner Hotel Amar Vilas. These are special moments created by very special peopleRead more
Hyderabad, 22nd & 23rd July

Hyderabad, 22nd & 23rd July

HYDERABAD: GRAVITAS & GRACE OVER A BUSY WEEKEND Back-to-back Chai for Cancer Addas over the 22-23 July weekend at the Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital, the picturesque KBR National Park and the serene Aparna Sarovar Grande, a housing colony in the suburbs of the city. People from all walks of life came together to drink to a cause. Dr Senthil Rajappa and Dr Krishna Mohan were, as always, the epitome of gravitas. Enthusiastic supporters and well-wishers and FOM hosts - City Chapter Leaders from Hyderabad. Also at hand was the irrepressible RJ Surya of…Read more
Thane, 9th July

Thane, 9th July

Inspired by the simple thought that one can make a difference in the lives of those in need of support by simply calling over friends and family over for a cup of Chai, the Vijayakars of Thane - Bobbie, Suman and their daughters Urmin and Simrin - hosted a Chai for Cancer Adda at their welcoming home. Urmin and Simrin served steaming cups of chai and hot samosas while there was an umbrella painting session in progress along with origami lessons resulting in colourful “topis”. The special Chai for Cancer umbrella is to…Read more
Mumbai, 8th July

Mumbai, 8th July

An amazing Adda at Meghana Dikshit's De Mantraa in Goregaon (Mumbai) - the ebullient host documented every guest's testimonial. Thank you Naveen and Meghana and the wonderful people who made the Adda so special. A physician by profession, Dr Meghana Dikshit has been an author, trainer & life turnaround coach for the last two decades; she founded De Mantraa – a holistic wellness centre - to transform the lives of patients by empowering them to bring about change themselves. As part of Jayant Jayaprakash’s “India to Excellence 2020” and ‘Influencing to Excel’ the…Read more
Kochi, 2nd July

Kochi, 2nd July

KOCHI RISES TO THE OCCASION The 'India to Excellence 2020' team held an excellent Chai for Cancer Adda at Holiday Inn Kochi on Sun 2 July. Hosts Jayanth and Gayathri with support from Beena (Max Foundation), ensured a memorable Adda.Read more
Bangalore, 1st July

Bangalore, 1st July

THE ALL-STAR MUSICAL FUND-RAISER EVENING The cast and setting was perfect - there was almost too much talent on display for an unforgettable evening at a coveted location: Bangalore’s Prestige Shantiniketan. Pranay, Smita, Indrani, Shekhar, Mayur, Neeru, capped by a new dimension - the art auction by Sharmila Premchandran. With bands BReloaded and DumMalang supported by Banana Boat and  Systematic Inc. And yet at the end of what is developing into a must-attend annual event, Chai for Cancer -  the cause was for the unsung hero named Everyman.Read more
Chennai, 18th June

Chennai, 18th June

VAISHNAVI SMILED The good people of Vaishnavi Apartments (Kilpauk, Chennai) joined hosts Shalini and her son Akshay Pillay along with her friends and wellwishers on the evening of Sunday 18 June in a show of support for cancer patients. Thank you to the growing family of supporters of our causeRead more
Ranchi, 5th June

Ranchi, 5th June

RANCHI - LATEST PORT OF CALL FOR CHAI FOR CANCER Thanks to Rishi Ajatshatru and Mohit Chopra (who dedicated his birthday to the Chai for Cancer Adda, 5 June), Ranchi played host to a memorable Adda at J D Hi Street Mall.Read more
Kalyan, 4th June

Kalyan, 4th June

The Gates Are Open . . . Let Us Enter 4 June. 4 pm. Flat 403 The Johns (Pramod and Mini) welcomed all to their home in Kalyan for another Chai for Cancer Adda while celebrating the spirit of cricketer-battler Yuvraj Singh as he led India to victory in the Champions Trophy match in England.Read more