NRI philanthropist Late Shri Babubhai & Shri Savitaben Patel Awarded with Daan Bhaskar Award
Shri Charotar Moti Sattavis Patidar Kelvani Mandal organized a nomenclature ceremony of Babubhai & Savitaben Patel General ward at CHARUSAT Hospital, Changa on 13th March 2020. In the event, humanitarian donor Savitaben Patel was felicitated with the prestigious Daan Bhaskar Award. In a special ceremony Babubhai & Savitaben Patel General Ward at NABH accredited multispecialty CHARUSAT Hospital was inaugurated by noble donor Savitaben Patel.
On the propitious occasion, great philanthropists and noble donor Babubhai & Savitaben Patel (Valasan/USA) were bestowed with Daan Bhaskar Award for their generous donation of more than Rs. 1 Crore to CHARUSAT Hospital.
Savitaben Patel – wife of late Babubhai Patel, their US-based son Mayankbhai & daughters Seemaben & Amitaben Patel along with Navinbhai Patel – Shantaben Patel, Ghanshyambhai Patel and other family members and friends from their Valasan and Karoli villages graced the august function.
The event was also attended by Naginbhai Patel – President, Matrusanstha & CHRF, Dr. M C Patel – Secretary, Matrusanstha, Kelvani Mandal & CHRF, Virendrabhai Patel – Vice President, CHRF, C A Patel – Vice President, Kelvani Mandal, Ashokbhai Patel, Trustee – Vishnubhai Patel, Madhuben Patel – Joint Secretary, R V Patel, Jashbhai Patel – Trustee, Dr. B G Patel – Advisor, Dr. S P Kosta, Dilipbhai Patel, Navnitbhai Patel – Vice President Matrusanstha, Dr. Pankaj Joshi – Provost, CHARUSAT University along with key stakeholders, office bearers & board members of Matrusanstha – Kelvani Mandal – CHRF, principals of campus colleges, CHARUSAT Hospital Medical Team and staff in large numbers.
Welcome Speech and introduction of the guests was handled by Virendrabhai Patel – Vice President, CHRF followed by the beautiful narration of the history of CHRF and current activities and Sanmanpushpa for the donor by Dr. Devang Joshi – Registrar, CHARUSAT University. Dr. M C Patel felicitated facilitated donor’s son Mayankbhai with a shawl while Naginbhai Patel bestowed Savitaben with Daan Bhaskar Award.
Speaking on behalf of the donor family, Mayankbhai Patel expressed deep gratitude while accepting the award and also shared the life journey of the family and talked about the struggle and hard work to reach at this esteemed status. He credited his father for this felicitation and recalled his contribution and teaching. He thanked his parents whose blessings helped them to reach to this level. He dedicated the award to his father, mother, sisters and whole family. He also expressed great joy and delight about CHARUSAT’s contribution to education and health.
Amitaben, daughter of the donor Babubhai also expressed gratitude for such an honor to CHARUSAT and also proudly remembered her father.
Navinbhai Patel in his ceremonial speech paid an emotional tribute to his big brother late Shri Babubhai. Babubhai left for the USA with dreams in his eyes and fulfilled them with his hard work and dedication.
Maheshbhai Patel – Anand District BJP President applauded Babubhai & his entire family for their great donation in CHARUSAT and encouraged Mayankbhai to follow his father’s footstep. Dr. M C Patel expressed gratitude to Babubhai – Savitaben for such a humongous contribution.
Naginbhai in his speech reiterated his appeal for people to come forward and donate generously to make CHARUSAT Hospital medically more advanced which is already providing excellent service to surrounding 35 villages.