IDEAL Ahmedabad Adda 18 March

IDEAL Ahmedabad Adda 18 March

An IDEAL setting was discovered at a serene Institute of Design Expression Art & Learning campus in Ahmedabad. Under the benign stare of the neem tree, wellwishers and survivors shared stories of survival and spread the need for advocacy and complianceRead more
A Campus Rallies For The Cause

A Campus Rallies For The Cause

The entire faculty of the School of Hospitality & Tourism Studies (D Y Patil University, Nerul, Navi Mumbai) were gracious hosts at an Adda that lasted the full day - Friday 10 Feb 2017. Students and parents joined in the spirit of Giving.Read more
A Golden Heart to go with a Golden Voice

A Golden Heart to go with a Golden Voice

At an unique Adda on Sat 4 Feb 2017 in Powai (Mumbai) the artist with a golden heart, Shrikant Narayanan of Mahotsav Entertainment, not only sang his heart out but also invited talented singers from the crowd to join him on stage.Read more
Precious Reminders of A Great Event

Precious Reminders of A Great Event

On 19 October, Max’s birth anniversary, we celebrated his memory with our Maximize Life Campaign. We also celebrated with Manish Mandhana and his Being Human Clothing team in Parel (Mumbai) for taking a break from their busy schedule to 'raise a cup' for the Cause named Chai for Cancer. Maximizing lives of so many patients … As one of the Adda participants said: "Chai now with colleagues has a new meaning for us"Read more
A Genius Nods Approval

A Genius Nods Approval

Chai for Cancer USA called on New York to raise a cup for the cause on Friday 26 August. At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. The redoubtable Michael J Mauro, M. D., no less, nodded approval. The Tour continues, winning hearts across the USARead more
An Adda with a silver lining

An Adda with a silver lining

Two hectic hours on the evening of 22 August 2016 at the dynamic Ahujas' home in Silver City (Noida) saw young and old, tennis-playing groups, runners’ groups and ladies’ groups mingle and raise a toast to the cause. Another Chai for Cancer Adda slips into history with smiles and conversation and support for the needy.  Read more
Giving spans continents: Chai for Cancer USA

Giving spans continents: Chai for Cancer USA

Union City 17th July Phoenix 23rd July St Louis 24th July It doesn't matter which continent you are in. The feeling is the same. Warmth. Smiles. Fun. A willingness to share experiences. And contribute to the Cause. What else can one say but Thank You.Read more
Smiles, samosas, a Gloria Gaynor classic at Pranay & Arathi’s Adda

Smiles, samosas, a Gloria Gaynor classic at Pranay & Arathi’s Adda

When Arathi of B#Sharp began to sing the Gloria Gaynor classic "I Will Survive" it was as though a new anthem had been created for everyone who has ever been touched by cancer. Truly, the song struck a chord in the hearts of everyone at Pranay Ranjan & Arathi's Adda in Bengaluru. More than three decades after its release, Gloria Gaynor had said of her 1980 Grammy-winning disco: "It feels great to have such a song like that because I get kids five and six years old telling me they like the song, and then…Read more
26th June 2016, Bengaluru

26th June 2016, Bengaluru

A Picture of Warmth Friends of Max Trustee Parmeswaran was a picture of warmth, welcoming family and friends to his home in Bengaluru for a fund-raiser. Sharing stories in courage with others, meting out advice and reinforcing the message of fortitude -- interspersed with chai and local delicacies - the best formula to de-mystify a dreaded disease and send a message of comfort and support to all survivors.Read more