On March 14, 2015, BAPS Charities hosted an informative seminar, “Understanding Canadian Immigration” in the presence of Hon. Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration. More than 600 participants attended this informative session to learn about the very… Read more »
In the spirit of service, BAPS Charities proudly presented a cheque of $100,000 to the SickKids Foundation on January 18, 2015 to support their life-saving work. The donation by BAPS Charities will support the hospital’s new… Read more »
Elderly members of the community have limited regenerative abilities and are more prone to disease, syndromes, and sickness. In order to promote prevention and bring about awareness about the health and well-being of older adults, BAPS… Read more »
Over 450 attendees of all ages took advantage of various medical services offered at the local BAPS Charities Health Fair in Toronto, ON, Canada which took place on November 16, 2014.
Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Diabetes is one of the costliest diseases and it brings acute and chronic complications with it. Diabetes can cause serious health complications including… Read more »
Benefiting the SickKids Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and The Scarborough Hospital, the BAPS Charities Walk in Toronto, Canada took place on Aug 24, 2014. In total, over 1,000 participants enthusiastically supported the event, walking a combined 5,000 miles.
South Asians are up to a 5 times greater risk of developing heart disease at an earlier age. In recognition of this fact, BAPS Charities, in partnership with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,… Read more »
BAPS Charities in Toronto, Canada organized a training in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AED) on April 5, 2014. The training provided information and live demonstration on how to provide immediate emergency care in cardiac, breathing and first aid situations in the critical moments before paramedics arrive on the scene.
In the spirit of service to the community, BAPS Charities proudly presented cheques to the following hospitals to support their life-saving work: Sick Kids Foundation The Hospital for Sick Children is recognized as one of… Read more »
BAPS Charities Walk in Toronto, Canada benefitting SickKids Foundation, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre took place on August 18, 2013. Over 1005 participants enthusiastically took part in the event, walking a grand total of 5025 miles.