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The Round Tables of Madras 1 make it a special anniversary!

The Round Tables of Madras 1 have their own special place  in community services and care and it was a proud moment when the members of one of its chapters the Round Table of Madras 1 decided to commemorate their 55th year of its service by funding 55 cataract surgeries for indigent patients at Sankara [...]

“People award” for JCOC Coordinator

Mr. Arul Kumar, Coordinator, Community Outreach, Jaslok Community Ophthalmic Centre (JCOC), has been awarded the “People Award – August 2010″ by SOUTH INDIAN POST, a weekly magazine. He was presented with the award by Thiru Lena Tamilvanan on October 24, 2010.
Dedicating the award to Sankara Nethralaya’s founder Dr. SS Badrinath and his wife, Dr. Vasanthi [...]

Mahila Shakha extends support to SN

The unstinting support received from society, coupled with the untiring efforts of all consultants and employees, has enabled Sankara Nethralaya emerge as an ophthalmic institution of great repute, Chairman Emeritus, Dr. SS Badrinath has said.
The collective effort, from doctors and society, has enabled the ophthalmic hospital to expand its quality eye care services to other [...]

Unnikrishnan benefit concerts

Leading Carnatic classical vocalist P. Unnikrishnan performed a series of benefit concerts, in aid of Sankara Nethralaya, in the US in May 2010. Held in San Jose (May 16), Washington DC (May 22) and Atlanta (May 23), the concerts have helped raise close to $30,000. The amount will be used towards Sankara Nethralaya’s community services, [...]