In honour of World Cancer day CanSurvive organised a cancer awareness rally titled ‘Walk Away Cancer’. The rally commenced at Ambedkar Garden and concluded at Garcia De Orta, Panaji. The rally comprised nursing students, members of the CanSurvive team and the general public.
Later on a cancer support and fundraiser programme titled
‘Beat Cancer’ was held at Garcia De Orta wherein two stalls featuring organic
produce and organic drinks were put up. Director of Caritas Goa, Fr
Maverick Fernandes briefed the public about the CanSurvive campaign followed by
speeches delivered by two cancer survivors. There was also a show put up by
Fado singer, Sonia