Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Indian women.
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
Late stage diagnosis is made in the developing world due to lack of awareness and delay in screening.
Nayana was a beautiful soul who gave everyone tremendous joy and happiness, and brightened the lives of those whom she touched...
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 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
We are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing critical funding for increasing breast cancer awareness and promoting early detection
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What is Maina Foundation?
Meet our Founders
Meet our Founders
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Maina Foundation and Sassoon General Hospital, Pune, India, are collaborating for increasing the number of women screened with mammographs
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