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OCAY-Concluding

Mr. Kochouseph Chittilappilly inaugurating the Concluding Event of OCAY

Organ Donation Campaign Among Youth (OCAY) is a project initiated by Cyriac Elias Voluntary Association (CEVA) to create awareness on Organ Donation among 10,000 youth in Ernakulam. with the support by K Chittilappilly Foundation.

Cyriac Elias Voluntary Association (CEVA) launched Organ Donation Campaign Among Youth (OCAY 2014) on August 6, 2014, – Organ Donation Day. Mr. Benny Joseph, General Convener of Janapaksham, inaugurated the project by Lighting the Lamp.

OCAY-2014

CEVA conducted Awareness Generation Programme (AGP) on Organ Donation in different colleges in and around Ernakulam. The Campaign included Exhibition, Input Sessions, Video clippings, Signature Campaign, Distribution of IEC materials, Signing the consent forms etc…

Exhibition – The exhibition was arranged in the College campus. The exhibition provided information about the need for Organ Donation including statistics, Age factor, Tissues/ Organs that can be donated, myths, messages, living testimonies etc…

Input Session

Rev. Fr. JInce Padinjareyil CMI, Secretary CEVA - Relevance & need for Organ Donation Awareness among our youth

Rev. Fr. JInce Padinjareyil CMI, Secretary CEVA – Relevance & need for Organ Donation Awareness among our youth

1. Need, Debunk the Myths – The Secretary of CEVA, Rev. Fr. Jince Padinjareyil CMI talked on the relevance of focusing on youth for the Organ Donation Campaign.

2. Organ Donation – The medical aspects and explanations related to Organ Donation were taken by the Project Officer of CEVA, Ms. Zera Bai Rajan. She also dealt with the Legal aspects of Organ Donation, Brain Death & its certification, etc.

Ms. Zera Bai Rajan, Project Officer - Organ Donation & Brain Death

Ms. Zera Bai Rajan, Project Officer – Organ Donation & Brain Death

3. Real Life Experience – Project Officer, Mr. Sinoj Xavier shared his real life experience on being a part of Organ Donation and explained the role of youth in spreading awareness on Organ Donation.

Mr. Sinoj Xavier, Project Officer - Role of Yoth in creating  awareness on Organ Donation

Mr. Sinoj Xavier, Project Officer – Role of Yoth in creating awareness on Organ Donation

IEC Materials – The IEC materials (OCAY BROCHURE ) prepared by CEVA on Organ Donation were distributed to the students.

Signature Campaign“I Care to Share, I will be an Organ Donor” was signed by  the participants to express their support for this noble venture.

"I Care to Share" - Signature Campaign

“I Care to Share” – Signature Campaign

Awareness Generation Programmes were conducted in the following Colleges:

1. Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalammassery – August 19, 2014

2. Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies. Kakkanad – September 16, 2014

3. Aquinas College, Edakochin – October 14, 2014

4. KMM College of Arts & Science, Thrikkakara – October 23, 2014

5. Chavara Institute of Management And media Studies, Kochi – November 14, 2014

6. St. Albert’s College, kacheripady – December 4, 2014

7. Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara – December 9, 2014

8. St. Michael’s College, Cherthala – January 28, 2014

9. St. Joseph Taechers Training College for Women, Ernakulam – February 9, 2014

CEVA conducted Street Play on Organ Donation in Ernakulam KSRTC Bus Stand, Ernakulam Junction Railway Station and Marine Drive. The play was performed by MSW students of Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Thuravoor Regional Centre.

Street-play

Street Play Team

 

CEVA concluded the project on March 27, 2015. Mr. Kochouseph Chittilappilly, the Chairman of K Chittilappilly Foundation inaugurated the event and honoured Sri Sri Aryamaharshi & Simi M S and Family of deceased donor Swathy Rajeev. The colleges were also honoured in the event and the Best Campaigner Award was awarded to St. Michael’s College Union.  Organ Donation Consent forms of 225 CMI priests and 400 Youth was handed over to Mr. Benny Joseph.

Aryamaharshi

Honouring Sri Sri Aryamaharshi & Simi M S (the only Indian couple who doneted their kidneys on the same day)

Swathy

Honouring the Family of deceased donor Swathy Rajeev (whose rightful decision saved 6 lives)

NEWS & EVENTS

 

Street Play on Organ Donation – OCAY

Street Play on Organ Donation – OCAY

CEVA conducted Street Play on Organ Donation in Ernakulam KSRTC Bus Stand, Ernakulam Junction Railway Station and Marine Drive. The play was performed by MSW students of Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Thuravoor Regional Centre. https://youtu.be/J2i6xsKoKvg...

OCAY 2014 @ CIMAMS

OCAY 2014 @ CIMAMS

CEVA as part of Organ  Donation Campaign Among Youth (OCAY 2014), conducted Awareness Generation Programme at Chavara Institute of Management and Media Studies (CIMAMS) , Kochi on November 14, 2014.

OCAY 2014

OCAY 2014

Organ Donation Campaign Among Youth (OCAY 2014) Cyriac Elias Voluntary Association (CEVA) launched Organ Donation Campaign Among Youth (OCAY 2014) on August 6, 2014, – Organ Donation Day. Rev. Fr. Jince Padinjareyil CMI, Secretary of CEVA delivered the welcome...