Thursday, 5 February 2015

A campaign on Hair Donation

A campaign on Hair Donation

Women Cell and NSS unit of Marian college kuttikkanam in association with Hair for Hope India is organizing a campaign on Hair donation for the staff and students of this college.
For cancer patients, hair loss is the most stressful side effect of chemotherapy and radiation treatment. When a person loses their hair suddenly due to medical reasons, they feel they've lost their identity. What results is a lack of self-esteem and low morale.
Hair is valuable and donating hair for hair loss victims is so noble. It is a kind, generous and satisfying thing to do. It doesn't just give them hair - it gives them confidences, a return of self esteem, and allows them to be…..just like everyone else. Donating hair to create a natural looking wig will also allow patients to go on with their lives without announcing "I am a patient" to the rest of the world. It isn’t just about hair; it’s about lending a helping hand.
Through this program we aim to create awareness about hair donation, to inspire people to grow healthy hair and donate it for a noble cause- collect hair to create wigs for cancer patients to give them confidence to face society and courage to take on the disease.

To know more, Contact Ms Lumy Joseph (Women Cell Coordinator)
  Mr Jobi Babu (NSS Program Officer)

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