Kolkata, 23 November 2023

Kolkata, 23 November 2023

Once again coming together over a cup of Chai for CML & GIST patients and witnessing the profound difference that a simple cup can make when like minded people join hands for a cause. We extend our immense gratitude and appreciation to Dr Reena Nair and Tata Medical Center, Kolkata who, like every year this year too hosted the Chai for Cancer Adda at the hospital reception foyer. The special Adda which was held on Thursday, November 23, 2023 saw physicians, hospital staff and technicians, patients and caregivers all gather together with Friends…Read more
Kolkata, 26th May 2019

Kolkata, 26th May 2019

OH! CALCUTTA! The must-do Adda at Kolkata's iconic Victoria Memorial Gardens in the early hours of Sunday 26 May with FOM volunteers and  the immensely supportive 93.5 Red FM Kolkata teamRead more
A Tale With A Happy Ending

A Tale With A Happy Ending

Two decades ago a little girl named Bhavani lay on a hospital bed in Mumbai surrounded by her ashen-faced parents. She was weeping and imploring them to take her home. She had been diagnosed with cancer. Fortuitously, the twin-share room had another patient. And beside that patient was a certain Viji Venkatesh. She heard Bhavani weeping and came over to her bedside. They spoke. And thereby hangs a tale. A happy ending.Let RJ Praveen (in the Red FM studios of Kolkata) take Bhavani, and us, back in time. Read more
News from Kolkata

News from Kolkata

In the wake of three Addas in the capital city, Delhi, Viji is in The City of Joy: Kolkata, in conversation with RED FM RJ Pravin in Kolkata leading up to two more Addas in Tata Medical Centre and Victoria Memorial Garden Read more
Kolkata, 12th April 2018

Kolkata, 12th April 2018

Adda at Tata Medical Center Kolkata 12 April 2018 The Chai for Cancer Adda at the Tata Medical Center in Kolkata was all that it was meant to be. The Max and Friends of Max team were all set by 3 pm in the afternoon and once the host Dr Reena Nair had herself bought the first cup of Chai it was all about patients, their families, doctors and technicians and hospital staff all spending their afternoon Chai hour at the Adda. Animated discussions  old friends sharing news and views, volunteers in enthusiastic…Read more