Maina Foundation

Maina Foundation

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Indian women.
There is a rising incidence of breast cancer in India

There is a rising incidence of breast cancer in India

It was decided to start a foundation to help women lead a long and normal life with their loving families.
Breast Cancer is the Top Cancer in Women Worldwide

Breast Cancer is the Top Cancer in Women Worldwide

Late stage diagnosis is made in the developing world due to lack of awareness and delay in screening.
162,468 new cases and 87,090 deaths

162,468 new cases and 87,090 deaths

were reported in 2018 for breast cancer in India (cancerindia.org)
NAYANA'S JOURNEY

NAYANA'S JOURNEY

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OUR MISSION

To reduce the burden of breast cancer by providing education, early detection, and treatment to women
Maina Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing critical funding for increasing breast cancer awareness and promoting early detection to women in need of financial assistance. Through strategic collaborations and a grassroots approach, our foundation aims to empower women through health education and innovative medical care for breast cancer.

OUR PROJECTS

Our impact so far...
  • Outreach to more than 3000 women to raise awareness of breast cancer
  • Screened more than 500 women
  • Post surgical treatment of around 150 patients with chemotherapy
  • Detected 10 cases of breast cancer
Our Impact

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing critical funding for increasing breast cancer awareness and promoting early detection

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India Development Service

India Development Service and Maina Foundation

India Development Service (IDS) is a nonprofit organization based in the Chicago area. Since 1974, IDS has funded hundreds of projects that… …

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Nruthya Shakti Dance Academy, a Dallas-based folk dance school established in 1994 recently hosted a folk and classical dance competition called Natyakalakar… …
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Oncowitz, India’s fastest growing engagement platform for oncologists and oncology researchers, recently featured Alka Shrikhande in their ‘Cancer Crusader’ series

Alka Shrikhande (MS, MBA) is a biochemist, who has worked with Pfizer and Bayer Pharmaceuticals in drug development as a research scientist… …
Maharashtra Foundation

Maharashtra Foundation, NY, awarded Maina Foundation funds for two projects

Maharashtra Foundation, NY, awarded Maina Foundation funds for two projects.          A.  Advanced diagnostic screening for identification of breast cancer in underinsured… …
Sassoon General Hospital

Maina Foundation and Sassoon General Hospital, Pune, India, are collaborating for increasing the number of women screened with mammographs

Maina Foundation and Sassoon General Hospital, Pune, India, are collaborating for increasing the number of women screened with mammographs.  This is being… …

Maina Foundation given a gift of $10,000 by MJS Foundation / Philanthropy NY

Maina Foundation was given a gift of $10,000 by MJS Foundation / Philanthropy NY for the cause of raising awareness of breast… …

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