Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- University students
- Other: University teachers
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
We were able to organize only the first day of the planned event but had to stop due to increased incidence of COVID-19.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
Other Publicity Methods:
WhatsApp and Telegram messaging
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:
- Q&A: Answering Your Questions About The Brain
What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?
- Puzzles: BAW Favorites
- Puzzles: Successful Aging & Your Brain
- Adults' Fact Sheets
- Kids' Fact Sheets Grades 9-12
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- New Fact Sheets
- New Lesson Plans
- New Puzzles/Games
Other Downloadable Materials:
- Editable certificates and logos
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- Brain Awareness Week Logos
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
The community and University students got a chance to know about the basics of stroke. The other sessions were canceled due to increased incidence rates of COVID-19 in local areas.
Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:
It would be very nice if some financial assistance is provided by DANA Foundation (at least the freebies to be distributed or some financial assistance to cover such expenses), as organizing free events become financially tough. This time we had to face this problem.
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