The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) is amongst the top ten marathons in the world. Over the course of 13 editions of the marathon, more than 400 NGOs have successfully mobilized over INR 162 crore for a variety of causes across the nation. In its 14th edition of SCMM2017 Royal Commonwealth Society For The Blind – Sightsavers is participating with the vision toward preventing avoidable blindness.
Through this event every rupee we raise will go into restoring someone’s sight.
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Game Changer – 1
“My reason for going through Sightsavers is that I was born without an eye. At the age of 3, I underwent surgery and since then I have one prosthetic eye. I consider myself to be lucky to have vision in at least one of my eyes. I realise the importance and value of vision and the fact that Sightsavers works towards preventing and curing blindness is a project close to my heart. This is what made me decide to select Sightsavers for my participation in the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2017.”
Game Changer – 2
“Avoidable loss of sight is completely unacceptable – the good thing is, we can work towards eliminating it. I thank Sightsavers for providing the platform for me to extend support towards this noble cause.”