29th January,2003:News in Newspaper: Sanjwarta news paper news.Freedom fighter Kabra couple decided to donate their eyes and body,inspires by work seen of Kishor soni.
27th Februwary,2003:Balanagar campaign:A new bus started from Aurangabad to Balanagar after the follow up of kishor soni. At this juncture,in front of croud kishor soni explain importance of eye donation.
3rd March,2003: News in newspaper: Samna paper highlighted our news.
Get Together for Eye donation:
23rd march 2003
With all the Vip’s of the city Aurangabad including Hon. home Minister Mr. Rajendra Darda appreciated the work of Vyankatesh Pariwar on mission eye donation. Here we motivated 500 people by distributing 500 Eye donation pamphlets.Every one appreciated work of social worker kishor soni.
Eye Donation stall with Exibition at Lions Anand Nagari:-
17th to 29th May, 2003
Stall opening by Hon. Mr. Chandrakantji Khaire (Member of Parliament): More than 200 people pledged to donate their Eyes by signing consent letters. Here we motivated 28,000 people by distributing 15,000 Eye donation pamphlets.This was the 1st eye donation stall in Anand nagari and as it was a public place people were quite eager to inquire about eye donation,its procedure,advantages and disadvantages etc.
17th May,2003: Newspaper coverage:Sanjwarta coverage
19th May,2003:Newspaper coverages:
21st May,2003:Newspaper coverage for eye donation stall:Daily Samana given news
22nd May,2003:Sakal Newspaper given good coverage on eye donation work.
1st June,2003:Daily Sakal publishes eye donation story on Kishor soni .Avery good coverage.Thanks to them.
Eye Donation Registration Camp, Nanded:-
4th June, 2003
Akola Urban Bank,Nanded Branch and Vyankatesh Pariwar together organized the Eye donation camp and 51“friends of society” have given their consent letters. Here we motivated more than 500 people by distributing 500 Eye donation pamphlets. Mr. Govindprasad Laddha, the branch manager organized this Eye donation camp.
6thJune,2003:Letters to Govt.Offices:We have requested to the various Govt. Offices to put the board about Netradan, in their office premises at front side ,as a Government office many people visited here for their own work. It is very helpful to promote and motivate them for the netradan.
7th June,2003:Sakal Newspaper coverage:Sakal and Samana newspaper given good coverage on Akola urban bank,Nanded branch project.
8thJune,2003:Newspaper coverage:Daily Tarun Bharat and Daily Punyanagari given good coverage.
Maheshnavami Eye Donation Stall at Mahaveer Bhavan, Aurangabad:-
9th June, 2003
15 people pledged to donate their eyes by signing consent letters. Here we motivated 2,000 people by distributing 700 Eye donation pamphlets. Maheshwari Samaj organized this Eye donation camp.
10th June,2003:Daily lokmat News:Lokmat given vyankatesh pariwar news for eye donation stall in mahesh navmi programme.
10thJune,2003:World Drushti dan day celebration:Best interview cum appeal and information publish by newspaper.
Eye Donation Day Celebration at Anand Nagari (1 Day Camp):-
10th June, 2003
51 senior citizens pledged to donate their eyes by signing consent letters. Here we motivated 2000 people by distributing 1000 Eye donation pamphlets.
12thJune,2003:Sanjwarta news:Daily sanjwarta given our news in their newspaper.Thanks.
13thJune,2003:Lokmat news:Daily newspaper lokmat highlighted our netradan work of 10 june.
16thJune,2003: Daily Lokpatra:Daily lokpatra given coverage about netradn mission work of vyankatesh pariwar.
17thJune,2003:Daily Samana:Daily samana newspaper highlighted 10th june work done by vyankatesh pariwar.
Letters were sent to more than 100 ancient and famous Temples of India about participation in Eye Donation Awareness campaign.
10th July, 2003
Tulja Bhavani Temple Trust of Tuljapur accepted and duly displayed a huge Board about “Eye Donation” in the temple premises.Some other temple trusts promised to consider our suggestions as soon as possible.
Eye donation camp at Deogiri Nagari Sahakari Bank, Station Road Branch on their Establishment day:-
24th July, 2003
Deogiri bank is renowned bank of aurangabad having more than 10 branches.Every branch decided to celebrate their establishment day by eye donation camp together with Vyankatesh pariwar.75 people pledged to donate their eyes. Here we motivated more than 500 people by distributing 500 Eye donation pamphlets.
25thJuly,2003: Daily Tarun Bharat:Daily TARUN BHARAT newspaper given coverage about vyankatesh pariwar eye donation stall at Railway station branch of Deogiri bank.
26th July,2003:Lokmat Times:Daily lokmat Times, Daily Samana,Daily Sakal and Daily Sanjwarta highlighted eye donation registration stall at station road branch of Deogiri bank.
25thJuly,2003:Letters to Various Newspapers:Newspaper is a very good tool to spread any good message in masses. We requested many newspapers come ahead for eye donation mission by giving “ Netradan Shreshtadan “ slogans in daily their newspapers. We got positive response from daily sandhyanand .
Letters to Chairman of 20 Co-operative Banks of Maharashtra for Eye donation:-
27th July, 2003
Co-operative banks play a key role in financial transactions of Maharashtra.Every branch requires huge stationary such as withdrawal slips,deposit slips etc.So we requested them to get print “DONATE EYES” on their stationary for awareness about Eye donation and it will create a great impact.
30th July,2003:Daily Lokpatra:Daily Lokpatra publish story on our eye donation work.Thanks to them.
Eye donation Camp at Nasik Kumbh-Mela:-
11th to 18th August, 2003
BIG SUCCESS! We were successful in convincing many big Saints, Sadhus, & many other people about the importance of eye donation. Many different people from the different corners of India come at the Kumbh Mela. Hence, our mission was spread to the whole country due to them. Lakhs of pamphlets for Eye donation were distributed & hundreds of Banners & posters were displayed at major sites in Nasik City. Here we motivated around more than 10 lakhs of people and more than 1,00,000 pamphlets for Eye donation were distributed.
13th August,2003:Kumbhmela news by Tarun Bharat and Lokmat,Sanjwarta:Daily Tarun bharat and Daily Lokmat,and Daily Sanjwarta covers our work done for netradan parachar in Nashik Kumbhmela.
14th August,2003: Lokmat Nashik Coverage:Daily leading newspaper of nashik,Lokmat highlighted our work done for eye donation awareness and its importance.
20th August,2003:Sakal and Samana newspaper news:Daily Sakal a popular newspaper and Samana highlighted eye donation work done by vyankatesh pariwar in Nashik kumbhmela.
21st August,2003:Daily Gaonkari: Daily gaonkari newspaper highlighted our kumbhmela eye donation campaign.
23rd August,2003:Daily Lokmat: Daily leading newspaper lokmat highlighted netradn prachar in kumbhmela by vyankatesh pariwar.
Eye Donation Fortnight Celebration:-
25th August to 8th September, 2003
Banners were displayed & posters were distributed in thousands of quantity (every where in our area). Here we motivated 50,000 people by distributing 25,000 pamphlets for Eye donation campaign.
1st September,2003:News in Lokmat and Sakal:Daily newspaper Lokmat and Sakal given our news in details.Thanks to them.
Eye Donation Camp at Marathwada University Campus by Rashtrawadi Vidhyarthi Congress:-
1st September, 2003
Mr. Vinod Patil[NCP Leader] had organised this camp. Here 55 students signed their consent letters. Around 500 students were motivated by distributing 500 pamphlets for Eye donation.
A Lecture at Jyoti Mandir, Jyotinagar:-
4th September, 2003
Mr. Kishor Soni explained the importance of Eye donation & convinced the people to get involved in such a fantabulous work. 5 ganpati believers signed their consent letters. Here we motivated 500 people by distributing 200 pamphlets for Eye donation .
9th September,2003:Lokmat Newspaper:Today Lokmat newspaper given good coverage on netradan work done by us.
Eye donation Stall during Ganpati Visarjan Procession:-
9th September, 2003
76 good citizens pledged to donate their eyes by filling consent letters.It was the first eye donation stall in ganpati visarjan procession which resulted in the huge mob of people near the stall to know about eye donation. Here we motivated more than 25,000 people by distributing 10,000 pamphlets for Eye donation campaign.
11th September,2003:Sakal Newspaper:Today Sakal newspaper given eye donation work coverage.
An Eye donation stall at Deogiri Nagari Bank, TV Centre Branch in A,bad:-
14th September, 2003
63 donors pledged to donate their Eyes. Here we motivated more than 600 people by distributing 600 pamphlets for Eye donation.
15th September,2003:Tarun Bharat News:Today Tarun Bharat newspaper given coverage in newspaper.
16th September,2003: Lokmat Newspaper:Today lokmat newspaper highlighted our Ganpati visarjan eye donation stall.
An Eye donation Stall / Camp at Karnapura Yatra Festival during Navratri:-
26th September to 5th October, 2003
Opening of Eye donation stall by Dr. Bharti (Dy. Director of Health), Mr. Harish Baijal (ACP), Mr. Ambadas Danve (Shivsena corporator), Mr. Karansingh Kakas (Corporator-Bjp). More than 384 people signed their pledge forms. Thousands of people visited our stall and collected information about Eye donation. Here we motivated more than 65,000 people by distributing 26,000 pamphlets for Eye donation .
27th September,2003:Sanjwarta Newspaper:Today sanjwarta newspaper given Karnapura Stall opening news in their newspaper.
28th September,2003:Indraprasta Mandal news coverage in Lokmat:Today lokmat published the news.Indraprastha Ganpati mandal organised arranged lectuer on eye donation,its proceduer,importance of Kishor soni of vyankatesh pariwar.
29th Sepetember,2003:Sakal Newspaper:Daily Sakal news paper given coverage news about our Karnpura yatra eye donation stall.
7th October,2003:Gaonkari and Sakal newspaper:Today both newspaper given good coverage on our eye donation registration stall in karnpura yatra done.
9th October,2003:News in Tarun Bharat:Today locla newspaper Gaonkari given good coverage on our eye donation registration stall was at karnpura yatra.
Birthday of Shri Amitabh Bachhan with Eye donation camp:
11th October, 2003
Bollywood Idol was celebrated by putting up an Eye donation camp at Begumpura by Indraprashta Krida Mandal. 61 people pledged to donate their eyes for donation. Here we motivated 250 people by distributing 150 pamphlets for Eye donation .Great honor to social worker kishor soni.
12thOcotber,2003:Lokmat Samachar:Today lokmat samachar given good coverage on Amitabah bacchan birthday celebration by eye donation registration camp.
13th Ocotober,2003:Lokmat newpaper:Today lokmat newspaper given good coverage on eye donation registration stall.
Birthday of President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam with Eye donation team:-
15th October, 2003
Celebration by Eye Donation Awareness Programme was made by Indraprastha Krida Mandal with the help of Vyankatesh pariwar. Here also we motivated 500 people for Eye donation .
Eye donation camp at Deogiri Bank (Cidco Branch):-
18th October, 2003
35 people filled Eye donation forms. Here we motivated 500 people by distributing 500 pamphlets for Eye donation.
24th October,2003:Lokmat News: Lokmat news publishes our eye donation campaign work today.
25th October,2003: Deepawali Greetings: On the occassion of Deepawali for spreading awareness about eye donation among society,we made 1000 Special Diwali Greetings.Greetings given message about eye donation.We received huge response from people whom we send.jai netradan.
Aacharya Shri Kishorji Vyas:-
2nd November 2003
He requested everyone to donate their eyes in his speech at Sindhi colony, Aurangabad, on the request of Ad. Kishor Soni.Also he told that whoever donate their eyes in this life will have flawless vision in next birth.He cleared the misconception of people that anyone who donates his eyes in this birth will not be blind in next birth. Here around 3500 people were motivated by his speech and by distributing 1500 pamphlets for Eye donation .
On the Eve of Ramkatha at Paithan by Saint Alkashriji:-
16th November, 2003
Distribution of pamphlets about importance of Eye donation (camp), awareness of Eye donation. Here we motivated around 10,000 people by distributing 4000 Eye donation pamphlets.
18th November,2003:Sakal Newspaper:Sakal newspaper highlighted our netradan prachar of paithan.
19th November,2003:LokmatNewspaer:Today Lokmat given coverage on our work done at paithn in Alkashriji katha place.
21st November,2003:Sports compition :Vyankatesh Pariwar with Indraprashth krida mandal :Held sports competition For promotion of eye donation on university ground.Its an good successful project.Got Huge response.
22ndNovember,2003:Lokmat Samachar: Today Lokmat Samachar publishes our news coverage.
23rd November,2003:Lokmat: Today lokmat newspaper given good coverage on our work done.
Affixation of Stickers on awareness about Eye Donation on Vehicles:-
1st December, 2003 onwards
After pamphlets we swichted on stickers. More than 5000 stickers were affixed on 3 wheelers & 4 wheelers for Eye donation campaign.Aurangabad is a historical place. many vehicles from different parts of the nation visit this place.We stuck the stickers specially on these vehicles so that it will create a great awareness all over the country.
3rd December,2003:Lokmat and Sakal: Lokmat and sakal newspaper given coverage of our work.
Maha-Expo Exhibition, Aurangabad : Mega Eye Donation camp-:
14th to 21st December, 2003
A Big Success Story. A grand Industrial Exhibition (on international level): More than 811 people pledged to donate their eyes. Lakhs of people collected information about the importance of Eye donation. More than a lakh of people were motivated by distributing 32,000 pamphlets for Eye donation.
18thDecember,2003:Lokmat news: Lokmat newspaper highlighted ,how we get response in Maha expo.
24th December,2003: Sakal,Tarun Bharat and Lokmat Times coverage:Our successful maha expo project highlighted by all local newspaper in a very positive manner.Thanks to all of them.Jai netradan.
Saint of Jain Samaj, Aacharya Vijayvar Bodhi Surishwaraji:-
24th December, 2003
A renowned Saint of Jain Samaj, Aacharya Vijayvar Bodhi Surishwaraji imparted information about Eye donation to the people at Aurangabad on request of Shri Kishor Soni.
26th December,2003:Sakal newspaper:Today sakal newspaper publishe photo caption news.