Organizing a showcase event at the end of a year-long celebration was never going to be easy. Add to this the fact that the event was due to be held overseas and the challenges are multiplied.
Diabetes diagnosis is such a difficult, catastrophic event. Most of the patients we meet at Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), especially those young patients with Type 1 diabetes, have a very difficult time understanding their condition and adjusting to it.
Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) recently hosted a Photo Exhibition Fundraising event, supported by Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art. All proceeds from the event were in aid of ROTA’s Student Scholarship Program in Indonesia.