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Presently CPAA is supporting the patients listed below. These patients are undergoing treatment in various cities in India, but unfortunately do not have the financial resources to continue.

Your help can help save a precious life. Please help them by donating generously.

Donations to CPAA are tax exempt under section 80G (50% exemption). You will be sent a certificate of exemption along with receipt and letter of acknowledgement.

You can make your donation in the following ways:

Donate online using a credit card, click on the 'Donate online' next to the patient's name and follow the instructions on our 'Verisign certified online payment gateway'.


Write a cheque or demand draft in the name  "CANCER PATIENTS AID ASSOCIATION" and mail it to: 

Gulshan Hodiwalla (Executive Director)
Cancer Patients Aid Association Smt. Panadevi Dalmia Cancer Management Centre  King George V Memorial, Dr. E. Moses Road,  Mahalakshmi, Mumbai - 400 011
Tel: +91 22 2492 4000 / 2492 8775 Fax: +91 22 2497 3599

Please Note: Write the patients name on the back of the cheque.

Help Patients

Abhi Aryan Armaan Sethy Aritra Munshi
Ashish Sharma Jagdish Upadhyay Madhav Prasad
Mohammed Arfaan M Kannan Pranathi Gondu
Praveen Kumar Agarwal Rajat Raval Ravi Kumar
Ravi Moolya Rita Das Sashank Dash
Shreya Vij Shrotrik Dasgupta Sriram J
Suraj Shinde Uma Patra  

Donations can be made to "Cancer Patients Aid Association" with the name of the patient on the back. Donations to CPAA are tax exempt under section 80G (50% exemption). You will be sent a certificate of exemption along with receipt and letter of acknowledgement.

Abhi Aryan: Donate Online

7 year old Abhi Aryan is suffering from Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia and has been under treatment for the same since 2012. He has now been advised Bone Marrow Transplant by his doctors at Prince Aly Khan Hospital.

The approximate cost of the BMT is about Rs.12-15 lacs. His father, Amit Kumar works as a helper at a laundry at Bhagalpur, Bihar. They lack financial support, due to which they are unable to support his treatment.

Your donations will help this family to get Abhi the necessary treatment on time.


Aritra Munshi: Donate Online

Six year old Aritra Munshi, is suffering from blood cancer and is admitted at Thakurpukur Cancer Hospital, Kolkata under the care of Dr Shankar Saha.

He needs Rs. 2.5 lakh for his chemo medicines, a sum that his family is unable to raise. Please help by donating generously for this child's treatment.



Armaan Sethy: Donate Online

Armaan Sethy was diagnosed with Juvenile Mylomonocytic Leukemia (JMML) at just 9 months of age. He is undergoing treatment at Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore. The cost of treatment is likely to be Rs. 8 lakh which the family, whose total monthly income is Rs. 20,000 is unable to bear.


Please help support the treatment by donating generously.  


Ashish Sharma: Donate Online

Ashish Sharma is a 29 year old patient suffering from Chronic Myeloid  Leukemia. He has been recommended a Bone Marrow Transplant at Tata  Memorial  Hospital, Kharghar. The total family income is Rs. 60,000 per month which  is  not enough to meet the expenses involved in the procedure.

Please donate  generously to ensure that this young man receives the treatment he  requires.



Jagdish Upadhyay: Donate Online

41 year old Jagdish Upadhyay was diagnosed with AML (Acute Myloid Leukamia) in 2009. He is undergoing treatment under Dr. Reetu Jain at Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai. After two Allogeneic Bone Morrow Transplants, he has now been recommended a third BMT in April, the estimated cost of which is Rs. 25 Lakhs.

Jagdish is the sole-earning member of the family with 3 dependents, his mother, wife and one year old son. Please donate generously to ensure that he is able to get the treatment that he requires.


Madhav Prasad: Donate Online

33 year old Madhav Prasad was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukamia and is undergoing treatment at Mahent Indresh Hospital, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. He is the sole-earning member of his family consisting of a wife and 2 minor children. He is currently dependant on his disabled brother and the entire family has to survive on a meager income of
Rs 9,500 per month.

The hospital has estimated his treatment to cost upto Rs. 4.5 Lakhs. Your donation will help Madhav Prasad to get timely treatment and this family to


 Mohammed Afraan: Donate Online

12 year old Mohammed Arfaan has been diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Pre-B type. He is currently under the care of Dr. Ashish Dixit at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore. He has been advised intensive chemotherapy for 6 months followed by 2 years of maintenance oral chemotherapy. Incase the genetic reports show bad prognostic features, a Bone Marrow Transplant may also be required. The estimated cost of the chemotherapy treatment is about Rs. 15,00,000.

His father is the sole-earning member of the family and earns an annual income of Rs. 1,20,000 only. He is unable to shoulder the burden of Afraan's treatment alone as it is a huge financial strain for the family.

Your donation will help Afraan's family get him the requisite treatment on time.


M Kannan: Donate Online

35 year old, Kannan has been diagnosed with Blood Cancer (Acute Myeloid Leukemia) and is at an advanced stage. He is currently under treatment  at the G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital Coimbatore, under the supervision of Dr. S. Kartthik. He has been advised Induction and consolidation chemotherapy the cost which will be around Rs.5,00,000.

Kannan is a lorry driver by profession with an annual income Rs. 48,000 but is currently unable to continue his routine service. Being the sole earning member of the family with a wife and 8 year old son to provide for puts added pressure on them.

Your donation will help the family cover at least his medical expenditure and to help him get back on his feet.


Pranathi Gondu: Donate Online

Pranathi Gondu is a year old child suffering from Precursor Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. She has been recommended a matched unrelated donor Bone Marrow Transplant as the best option. Her treating doctor at CMC Vellore has estimated the cost of treatment to be Rs. 50 lakhs. Her parents have raised Rs. 2 lakh so far, but there is a huge gap left. Please donate generously for the treatment of this lovely girl, the only child of her parents.

Please donate generously to help save this precious life.


Praveen Kumar Agarwal: Donate Online

36 year old Praveen Kumar Agarwal is undergoing treatment for Hodgkins Lymphoma at Hinduja Hospital. A cloth retail merchant from Gaya, Bihar by profession, he earned about Rs. 35,000 per annum, but currently has no income at all. He has two sons aged 9 and 5. His father and wife too are completely dependant on him. The R-ABVD chemo prescribed costs Rs. 1.95 lakhs per month, which is well beyond the family's capability. And yet his case is eminently curable. If only he can get these drugs.

Please help this desperate family.


Rajat Raval: Donate Online

Rajat Raval is a 17 year old boy who has been diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (Blood Cancer). He started his treatment under the guidance of Dr. Chirag Shah at Apollo hospital, Ahmedabad and is currently undergoing chemotherapy treatment at Vedanta Institute of Medical Science, Ahmedabad under the guidance of Dr. Sandip A. Shah. Rajat has been advised to undergo bone marrow transplant from matched unrelated Donor as the response of Chemotherapy is not effective and now his chance of survival depends on finding a matching bone marrow to carry out transplant.

Rajat is a student of class 12 and his father Ambarish Kumar is the sole earning member of the family. They have already spent around Rs. 14 lacs on his treatment so far and would require another Rs. 70 - 75 lacs for his bone marrow transplant.

Your donation, big or small, is vital for Rajat as it takes him closer to his target for treatment.


Ravi Kumar: Donate Online

41 year old Ravi Kumar has been diagnosed with high grade lymphoma cancer. Married for 15 years, he and his wife have a 10 year old son. He was also responsible for supporting his parents who are 72 and 75 years old. He worked as a sales executive for a pharma company in Rampur (U.P.) with a salary of Rs 5,000 per month.

His wife supported him, working as a teacher in a small school with a salary of Rs 3,200 per month. Ravi Kumar always fought to foster his family. They are unable to continue his treatment because of his poor financial condition. Please donate generously to help this needy patient.


Ravi Moolya: Donate Online

30 year old Ravi Moolya is suffering from Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and has been advised chemotheraphy and radiation by Dr. Asha Kapadia at P D Hinduja Hospital. The cost of the same is estimated to be Rs. 7 - 8 lakh.

He is the sole earning member of the family and lives with his mother. Your helping hand can help his mother get him the appropriate treatment and give him a chance of a healthy life.



Rita Das: Donate Online

50 year old Rita, was recently diagnosed with Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Lung. Since it is at an advanced stage, she has been advised Targeted Therapy for the next 6 months at a cost of Rs. 6,50,000 at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.

She lives with her young sons and is completely dependant on them for her financial and medical needs. With a meager annual income of  Rs. 1,80,000, it is close to impossible for them to get their mother the required treatment for her survival. Your donation can help a family save a precious life.


Sashank Dash: Donate Online

Sashank Dash is 21 year old man suffering from CML (a type of blood cancer). He is undergoing treatment at Tata Medical Centre (TMC), Kolkata under Dr. Anupam Chakrapani. His family consists of his parents and one younger brother. Sashank's father is an agricultural labourer and the only earning member in the family. Sashank has been advised Bone Marrow Transplant at Tata Medical Centre, Kolkatta. The total expense estimated approximately Rs. 27 lacs.

Your support can help Shashank complete his treatment.


Shreya Vij: Donate Online

Shreya Vij, a 6-year-old girl is suffering from AML (acute myeloid leukemia), category M5 since November 2012. She completed her chemotherapy treatment in April 2013 but unfortunately the cancer has relapsed. Now the doctors have suggested that the patient undergo 3 to 4 chemotherapy cycles and bone marrow transplantation, a very expensive procedure costing around 25 to 30 lakhs. The family, which hales from Karnal, Haryana is unable to raise these funds.

Their meager income comes from running a small scale business. Her father is no longer able to go to work since Shreya fell ill because her treatment is being carried out in New Delhi due to lack of facilities in Karnal. Until now, they have managed to do what they could for their daughter but now they do not have enough money to pay for the expenses. Without work, it is very difficult for them to cope. Today, they are knocking on the hearts of kind individuals who are willing to share any contribution for the medical treatment of their daughter.

Your support would mean a lot in saving Shreya’s life.


Shrotrik Dasgupta: Donate Online

9 year old Shrotrik Dasgupta was detected with ALL (Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia) in November 2008.

After undergoing first line treatment, he recently relapsed and has now been advised a Bone Marrow Transplant under the care of Dr. Revathi Raj at Apollo Speciality Hospital, Chennai who has successfully treated many such cases including Revathy in 2008 who was supported by CPAA. Chemotherapy for one month according to UK protocol ALLR3 and then stem cell transplant will cost 5 lakhs over a period of 6 months.

The family, consisting of his father, mother and ailing grandmother are already overburdened with treatment costs incurred so far. Please donate generously and help save the life of this promising young boy.


Sriram J : Donate Online

12 year old Sriram from Chennai has relapsed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. His doctor Dr Revathi Raj from Apollo Hospital Chennai has advised fully matched Bone marrow transplantation as the only curative option for his condition. The cost of transplantation would be around Rs.40, 00,000.

Though the prognosis is good, the family's limited financial capabilities pose a problem in his treatment. Your donations will help this young boy's life.


Suraj Shinde: Donate Online

10 year old Suraj Shinde was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in 2012 for which he undertook treatment. Unfortunately, he had a relapse in 2015. He is now under the care of Dr Vijay Ramanan at Grand Medical Foundation. His father Sachin Shinde is the only earning member of their family of 5 with a meager annual income of Rs. 65,000.

According to Dr Ramanan, his prognosis is good and he stands a good chance of full recovery if he receives timely treatment. The cost of this year long treatment is estimated to be Rs. 15 Lakhs.

Your support can help Suraj get the treatment and chance to a happy and healthy life.


Uma Patra: Donate Online

42 year old Uma Patra was diagnosed with Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma in April 2014. She is under the care and treatment of Dr Shilpa Bhartia at the Subodh Mitra Cancer Hospital Kolkata. Though she completed a course of Chemotherapy & Radiation, she has suffered a relapse and she has been advised Autologous Bone Marrow Transplant at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital Kolkata. The estimated cost of treatment is approximately Rs. 10 Lakhs.

She has two school-going children and her husband is the only earning member of the family. They are unable to meet this growing medical expense.

Please come forward and donate generously to help a family save a precious life.