SelfV Survivor Stories Concludes with a Resounding Message. An overwhelming number of cancer survivors share their story of hope
Celebrating the spirit of cancer survivors, Pink Hope Cancer Patient Support Group along with HCG – The Specialist in Cancer Care announced the winners of their unique campaign called the SelfV – Survivor Stories where the winner rode away with a brand new Ducati Scrambler Bike. The first runner-up won a television sponsored by Samsung while the second runner-up won international holiday from Aster. In addition to this, seven other survivors walked away with exciting prizes ranging of gift vouchers, holiday destinations, silverwares, and merchandises. The awardees were selected by an esteemed jury, from an overwhelming number of participants on http://www.selfv.in by over 200 cancer survivors.
Initiated by Pink Hope Cancer Patient Support Group & HCG – The Specialist in Cancer Care, this is the third edition of SelfV Survivor Stories, which kick started on the eve of Cancer Survivors Day. While the first two editions saw more than 600 cancer survivor sharing their videos, this edition of selfv campaign saw survivors from across the country participating and sharing their stories of hope and inspiration.
This unique platform gave a chance to cancer survivors to celebrate themselves and their life with a or www.selfv.in these stories become an ideal method of encouragement of hope for many patients battling cancer and break the stigma attached to the disease. SelfV Survivor Stories has won the Limca Book of Records for being the first initiative for cancer survivors to take self-videos and spread the message of hope.
Winner of SelfV – Survivor Stories Third Edition and cancer survivor, 81-year-old Ms. PN Kamala said, “Awareness is the key and it is essential that more survivors speak about the disease, in order to instill confidence in those that are still battling with cancer today. It is important that they know that there is life after cancer and it can be treated and managed.”
Cancer Survivor and member of Pink Hope Cancer Patient Support Group, Mr. Amar Bhaskar said,” It’s a day of hope and triumph for cancer patients as selfv survivor stories installs the spirit of the survivor in the millions of cancer patients who are battling cancer.”
Dr. BS Ajaikumar and Mr. Dinesh Madhavan – Support Members – SelfV Survivor Stories said, "SelfV The Survivor Stories has had a tremendous response, we thank all the survivors who participated this year and all those who worked tirelessly to ensure the success with the SelfV, across the globe. We believe that the SelfV program has made a tremendous difference in creating awareness that the fear of cancer can be mitigated and the disease can be conquered with the right treatment.”
Through this initiative Pink Hope Cancer Patient Support Group & HCG – The Specialist in Cancer Care aims to build awareness among patients fighting cancer and help encourage other cancer survivors to share their survival stories. For more information on SelfV log onto: www.selfv.in