World CML Day

World CML Day

Chai For Cancer launched a special edition of Chaiathon on World CML Day. Its purpose was to encourage patients, caregivers and advocates to show the world that they are spreading goodness, even in the times of a pandemic. The campaign was launched on 22nd September with more than 200 Friends of Max CML patients who had joined us virtually to share and learn together with their treating physicians and The Max Foundation Team. Every cup of chai raised helped a CML patient live with dignity and hope.Read more
Antakshari, 17th August 2020

Antakshari, 17th August 2020

Host: ELSA Alumni Mumbai A unique Virtual Chai For Cancer Antakshari Adda which saw a contribution of Rs. 100 or more per song sung. It was a wonderful Adda where all the participants raised their voices and cups for a cause. A surprise appearance by Manish Paul was the cherry on top!Read more
Virtual Adda, 25th July 2020

Virtual Adda, 25th July 2020

Hosts: The Tawares & The Patnaiks Around 70 patients, physicians, volunteers and advocates joined us on this virtual adda hosted by Neena Taware and Lopamudra Mohanty, to raise their voices for a cause and share some of the most amazing stories we have heard. Dr. Sweanti Limaye, Neena Taware’s physician was kind enough to join our adda and share her views on important issues like support groups, life after cancer, etc. as well as patiently answering questions posed by more than 70 participants. You can watch the full virtual adda by using the…Read more
Musical Adda, 19th July, 2020

Musical Adda, 19th July, 2020

Hosts: Pranay Ranjan & B Reloaded Music Band Co-hosts: Banana Boat Entertainment Network Our second Virtual Chai For Cancer Musical Adda was hosted by Friends of Max City Chapter Leader Pranay Ranjan & B Reloaded Music Band in association with Banana Boat Entertainment Network. It was organized by the Friends of Max team for CML & GIST patients and caregivers with performances from Dr. Hari Menon, the stars of B Reloaded and more. Over 75 people attended this musical bonanza as cups of chai and sweet voices were raised for the cause. Here…Read more
Musical Adda, 30th May 2020

Musical Adda, 30th May 2020

Host: Mahotsav Entertainment It was the first ever virtual Chai For Cancer Musical Adda with Srikant Narayan and Hinal Jaywant under the aegis of Mahotsavv Entertainment. It was organized by Friends of Max in aid of CML & GIST patients. Anirudh Iyer began the Adda with a tribute to legendary lyricist Yogesh, who had passed on just a day earlier. Here are a few clips from the evening—Read more
Join us for a ‘Virtual Adda’

Join us for a ‘Virtual Adda’

Date: 17th May 2020 Venue: zoom - join us using the Meeting ID and password listed on the invitation below. Here’s RJ Rishi Kapoor talking about Chai for Cancer and the Adda !!! Read more
And Chai for Cancer 2020 is on !

And Chai for Cancer 2020 is on !

"Thank you friends and their friends for all the Chaifies pouring in and all the contributions being made to Chai for Cancer . Here’s a small note on the campaign in case you are wondering about it. Chai for Cancer is a unique awareness and fundraising campaign I began in a small way looking to raise funds for cancer patients in need for basic amenities. The beneficiaries were & continue to be , patients on life long treatment for two rare cancers supported by Friends of Max, the support group arm of The…Read more
Chai for Cancer time! Chaifie time!

Chai for Cancer time! Chaifie time!

The Chaifie and how your selfie with your cup of chai can motivate and inspire : It is that time of the year again - Chai for Cancer time! Chaifie time! Do help me create a buzz once again. This year, more than ever, I need your support as thousands of patients we work with are left without basic means to travel and seek consultation and collect their supply of medicines. I am all the more determined to make our campaign work better this year. Post/send me your Chaifie - a selfie with…Read more
GIST Meeting and CFC Adda- 14th December 2019

GIST Meeting and CFC Adda- 14th December 2019

Together we Share and Learn… Yes it was indeed a day of being together, sharing our knowledge and learning things from others. Sharing a brief of the GIST meeting and CFC Adda held at the Max Foundation office on 14th December’2019 The meeting was supposed to begin by 10:30 but we had people coming from as far as Bhusaval (above 450 km from Max office, worli) reaching before 10:00 am. By the time the meeting began we had young and old, first timers and veterans all together filling up the chairs. We also…Read more
Open House Chai for Cancer Adda

Open House Chai for Cancer Adda

If you are around Worli on Saturday, Dec 14th come join us and our patients to give thanks to the year gone by , welcome with hope the coming year and celebrate World Tea Day by raising a cup of chai with us !!!! Chai for Cancer’s end of the year bash !!! Raise your Cup & Drink to a Cause Read more