Over 9000 people across 3 countries ran to the beat of a healthy heart at the Be Young at Heart Marathon
The world heart day 10 k run was flagged off officially at Zabeel park Dubai by HE Saeed Al Tayir, CEO of Community Development Authority and Ms Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare. It was a horizontal pan unit activation across 10 locations in 3 countries.
We had a whopping 9498 participants and the event was supported by many sponsors like Aster Hospitals, Aster Clinics and Pharmacy, Medcare among others.
The event was a roaring success and hopefully, it will initiate many to take their first steps towards a healthier heart.
Total no of participation across all geographies: 9498
Total no of locations that conducted the marathon: 10
Total no of countries: 3
Total no of volunteers involved: 498
Aster Volunteers from Aster MIMS Kottakkal and MILES distributed free cloth bags and tree saplings in 380 houses in ward number 12 at Kalpakanchery Panchayath with the help of students
The Green Santa initiative was a Christmas activity launched under our Green Choices platform. We put out a call for unused toys which could find new playmates. The activity
The Aster Volunteers Green Choices program will initiate a series of activations that will enable us to shift to a more sustainable future. We firmly believe that sustainability should be at the core of our business, and this is the first step.
Eco tales is a storytelling initiative to spread lasting awareness amongst school children on the need for preserving nature. The initiative will reach out to 50 schools in Kerala. We feel that the best audience for these stories are the ones whose future is actually at stake.
Aster Community Connect wants to better lives through providing livelihoods, medical aid, employment, free surgeries and more. And we do this through the help of our volunteers and partners. We will continue telling these stories of good that touched hearts and healed the one community we are all a member of - humanity.
As the people of Kerala get back on their feet, it’s time to rebuild - starting with their homes. Aster Homes will help rehabilitate or rebuild homes that were wholly or partially affected by the Kerala floods. We need volunteers to help execute this project.