Indian Cricketer Yuvraj Singh is one of India’s leading faces for its fight against cancer. Yuvraj Singh runs a campaign which will help in rising awareness and funds to educate 100 cancer affected kids. Indian Cricket Icons Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh’s cancer affected kids campaign on the World Cancer Day. And they pledged their support to Yuvraj’s initiative by tweeting about it.
The World Cancer Day was on 4th February 2016, Thursday. So on this occasion, Yuvraj announced “Together We Can” – a crowd-funding initiative on DesiredWings.com. Yuvraj has pledged his support to raising money through the crowd-funding initiative; the money raised will be used for the education of young cancer survivors. This money will be utilized to give scholarship to 100 children for their Primary and Higher education.
The Idea behind Together We Can is to support education system for these young cancer patients and survivors who belong to the underprivileged section of the society and help them in securing their future. The Together We Can crowd funding campaign aims to raise Rs. 2.5 crore.
Indian Cricketer Yuvraj Singh recently made a comeback to international cricket. Yuvraj Singh said that, “Out of all my centuries I feel the most proud in sponsoring education of 100 cancer affected kids. Join me in batting against cancer and let’s give wings to survivors and contribute on Together We Can Campaign.”