RCC DIVA Foundation in association with Terapanth Yuvak Parishad & Terapanth Kishore Mandal is organizing Hair Donation drive for the benefit of cancer patients. The objective of the drive is to give dignity to the patients who lose their hair while undergoing treatment for cancer by providing them with wigs. These wigs will provide self-confidence, strength and ray of hope for recovering cancer patients who are struggling with the emotional challenges of hair loss due to cancer.
The Hair Donation drive is part of Project "Hair to Hope" which was launched by Honorable Governor of Tamilnadu Shri.Banwarilalji Purohit at RAJ BHAVAN, in the presence of President & Chairperson of RCC DIVA Smt.Manisha Chordia, Managing Trustee of RCC DIVA Foundation Smt.Sangeetha Marlecha, Project Head of "Hair to Hope" Smt Nidhi Parekh & other dignitaries on the occassion of International Women's Day.
The Hair donation drive is open for general public and RCC DIVA appeal to all the citizen's of metropolitan, Chennai to be part of the healing process by donating their hair for the noble cause. The only criteria is that Hair should be minimum 8 Inches or More. For the hair donation drive slated to be held on Sunday January 20th 2021 at Hotel Beverly around 100 donors have registered for the drive. Donors from across the country have voluntary come across to donate their hair and provide wigs made from natural donated hair to the needy underpriviledged cancer healing patients.
The Chief Guest of the occasion will be Shri Har Sahay Meena I.A S (Principal Secretary to Government, Personnel & Administrative Reforms (Trg) Department, Guest of Honor is International beauty pageant Miss India 2019 Winner Ms.Suman Rao. The event will be presided by Shri.N.Sugalchandsa Jain (Co-Chairman Cancer Institute Adyar & Founder Member Jain Medical Relief Society Chennai) & Keynote Speaker will be Dr Harish Saklecha (Associate Professor Radiation Oncologist Cancer Institute Adyar.)
ABOUT RCC DIVA
The world belongs to anyone who wants to make a difference. When women work together and support each other, they can achieve anything they set their minds on. RCC Diva, is truly unique in the sense that it is the only family club of the RCC fraternity, and is one which is solely run by women. The active participation of women not only in social, cultural and educational activities, but in economic activities, management and decision making, would contribute to the overall development of the society and invariably the world around us.
In its thirteenth year since inception, RCC DIVA, and the women behind this great entity, have proven to the society that gender has no bounds in conquering any field. They have contributed to the community not only with their grace, humility, compassion, kindness and tenderness but also with their skills, capabilities, efforts and flair, effectively “INFUSED and CRAFTED” together the strength of womanhood and feminity.
ABOUT RCC DIVA FOUNDATION
The RCC DIVA Foundation is the charity arm of RCC DIVA, a women-managed organization which primarily focuses on empowerment and upliftment of girls and women. For over a decade their flagship project "Prayas" has provided training to girls in the field of tailoring and cosmetology, thereby enabling underprivileged and unemployed women to be self-reliant.
Under its #Vision2020 initiative, the RCC DIVA FOUNDATION is committed to promote the ‘Skill India’ initiative promoted by our Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi Ji under the "Beti Padhao and Beti Bachao" campaign. The RCC DIVA Foundation is dedicated to make girls independent both socially and financially, by imparting life skills based learning.