Mumbai: In an endeavour to support the children residing in orphanages and childcare institutions, renowned socialites, educationalist, lawyers, doctors, designers, singers and actors will walk for the ramp on 13th November at St. Regis Hotel, Mumbai. ‘Celebrate Life, Be Alive’ will be a medley walk for a cause and art auction.
It will witness the congregation of well-known personalities such as Isha Koppikar, Timmy Narang, Sangeeta Singh, Savita Singh, Suman Agarwal, Shweta Shetty, Arjun Khanna, Ankur Khosla, Ahana Deol Vohra, Terence Lewis, Sunita Rao and many more.
Farhana Vohra, an entrepreneur and a licensed business facilitator, dedicated to empower people to lead healthier, happier and successful lives. She has intertwined the entire event and has supported this cause for the last 5 years. Regarding her upcoming event she says: “I have always believed in giving back to the society and leading a life with a purpose. Having a family is the biggest strength of an individual. Yet there are many not-so fortunate children who do not have a family and struggle to receive even basic love and care. This event is especially curated for these children in an effort to give them a better life.”
The proceeds of theArt Auction will be donated to an NGO, Catalysts for Social Action which is committed to the welfare of children residing in orphanages and childcare institutions. This noble initiative by Catalysts for Social Action has resulted in beneficiaries increasing from 1600 to over 3600 children annually across 65+ childcare institutions in 4 states. The NGO has also provided higher education and skill training to over 120 adolescents and successfully placed 40 children in jobs.
The highlight of the event is the ramp walk wherein 30 renowned personalities will grace the ramp along with their families. With leading designers showcasing their latest collection. 30 leading artists have contributed their work to the art auction, it’s a Miraki Art Auction,curate by Jaya Lamba. Merlin Dsouza, the leading music composer and Pianist with Shai Diwan, Shahriyar Atia and Suneeta Rao will entertain the audience.