Students of Children’s Garden School raise funds for cancer patients

An awareness and fund raising programme for poor cancer patients was held at Children’s Garden School, Mylapore recently. More than 1.75 lakhs was raised by the students and staff towards this programme and handed over to Global Cancer Concern India (GCCI).

Padma Venkataraman, alumni, social worker and daughter of former president R. Venkataraman distributed mementos and gifts as a token of gratitude to the children who had collected the highest amount. 18 students from 7 schools in Chennai received scholarship cheques from GCCI.