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
Bandra, 3rd June

Bandra, 3rd June

Once Upon A Time There Was A Tavern The weekend Chai for Cancer Adda was held at High On Tea (Sat 3 June) where gracious hosts Niraj and Rakhi joined FOM volunteers, customers, well-wishers and friends to raise a cup.Read more
Lodhi Garden, Delhi, 28th May

Lodhi Garden, Delhi, 28th May

Dilli, tussi great ho ji  First there was rain. But then the sun shone. And the stage was set for the Lodhi Gardens Adda in the early hours of Sun 28 May. The Max and Friends of Max teams, early morning walkers, volunteers and their family and friends joined as did RJ Karan from Red FM Delhi.  A quick auction of a tea kettle specially painted by Meena Ramji was won by the highest bidder Shanti Nagothu – adding another dimension to the Adda. Adieu Lodhi Gardens - till next year.  Read more
Muzzafarpur, 28th May

Muzzafarpur, 28th May

Muzzafarpur’s Son Lends a Hand Sun 28 May, Sanjeev Jha, FOM City Chapter Leader from Bokaro, held his second Adda of the month - this time in his home town Muzzafarpur. Combining fundraising with awareness-sessions, Sanjeev and his wife Usha were assisted by their son Ankit. Thanks to the Jha family for rounding off a hectic month in Bihar with another successful event.Read more