Signature Campaign on World No Tobacco Day
ICanCaRe – ICanWin Foundation team conducted “SAVE the Youth – Win over Tobacco”.Signature campaign at Churchgate Railway station and Bandra Railway station, Mumbai on the eve of ‘Wolrd No Tobacco Day’. The campaign is the brainchild of Dr Pawan Gupta, Sr. Cancer Surgeon and Founder President of ICanWin Foundation, and was run under the leadership of Mrs Rashmi Rekha Mishra from Western Railway Women Welfare Association, Mumbai. Banners appealing public to take pledge ‘not to take tobacco in any form’ and to sign in support is supported by more than 1000 signatories include officials, Police, businessmen, Boys Scouts & Guides, professionals, domestic and international tourists, students and commuters from all walks of like. The response was wonderful and is flooded with varieties of opinion, suggestions and commitment to make this society Tobacco Free. More than 15 volunteers including Teacher leaders and Boys Scouts & Guides from Kendriya Vidyalaya 2, Colaba, and Ms Juliana, an entrepreneur, managed the event with champion spirit and dedication for the cause. ICanCaRe – ICanWin Foundation, which works on cause of cancer and tobacco awareness and care, plans to conduct a Nukkad Naatak program on Tobacco Awareness at Marine Drive area of Mumbai very soon. Mrs Mishra commented that this campaign shall bring change in public understanding on and attitude towards of use of tobacco and it’s ill effects on our lives and a step towards “Positive about Life” shall make a Clean, Green, Healthy and Lively India.