World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. World Sight Day 2017 was held on 12 October 2017 this year.
Individuals from various organizations and institutions in Electronics City took part in the blind walk from ELCIA Complex on October 13th. They were blindfolded to experience how it feels to be blind for a day and took the pledge to be sight ambassadors.
Spread awareness about Eye Donation! You were born with the ability to change someone’s life. Don’t waste it. Through Sankara Eye Hospital and Nayana Jyothi Trust, you can become a sight ambassador to support the eye donation movement or you can also help as a volunteer.
CLICK HERE to understand eye donation in detail – how you can become an eye donor through the eye donation camp and gift someone the power of vision.
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Your favorite literary event is back! The Sixth Edition of the Bangalore Literature Festival will take place on 28-29 October 2017 at Lalit Ashok, Kumara Krupa High Grounds.
If you’re wondering how to help the needy, the ‘Wall of Kindness’ is just for you. You are welcome to join in the ‘Joy of Giving’ week starting on October 5th for the next one week. We encourage you to drop items you don’t need and the needy can collect what they want.
The Life Insurance Corporation of India came into existence on 1st September 1956, with the objective of spreading life insurance more widely and in particular to the rural areas with a view to reaching all insurable persons in the country, providing them adequate financial cover at a reasonable cost.
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