En la última edición de CARAS Colombia aparece nuestra Directora Ejecutiva Ángela María Tafur, uno de los 100 latinos más influyentes de Miami, hablando del décimo aniversario de Give To Colombia. Todos los detalles en la más reciente edición de la Revista CARAS.
Meera Gandhi’s The Giving Back Foundation Honors Barbara Tober and Nimesh Kampani at Gala
Barbara Tober, the Museum of Arts and Design’s Chairman Emerita and Chairman, Global Leadership Council, and Nimesh Kampani, Chairman of the JM Financial Group, were the honorees at the inaugural Giving Back Foundation Gala held Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Pierre Hotel in New York City. Actor/director Phylicia Rashad emceed the event.
The cocktail reception and dinner were followed by a live auction and entertainment with DJ Logic providing the music, with singer Lara Anderson and Bina Menon’s dance troupe from the Kalashri School performing.
Meera Gandhi, CEO and Founder of The Giving Back Foundation, said, “We are truly delighted to honor Barbara Tober and Nimish Kampani. Both Barbara and Nimesh represent the true spirit of “giving back.”
Live auction items were a couture designer outfit by Elizabeth Emanuel; luxurious vacations at the Taj Hotels and Palaces in India and at Elite Island Resorts in the Caribbean; art by renowned artists such as Tarik Currimbhoy; Qadri from Sundaram Tagore Gallery; Kelli Bickman; Parris Jaru and Juan Bernal; a design consultation with interior designer Clodagh; an exclusive handbag from Samia Kamar of London; a designer pet carrier by Emre Erturk of Emre NY; jewelry by Jyoti Singhvi and photographs by Anders Corr and Daniel Aubry.
United Fund stands in solidarity with the families of Fundación, Magdalena
In order to provide psychosocial support and food and transportation assistance to families affected by the death of the 33 children in the municipality of Fundación, Magdalena, who lost their lives when the bus in which they were transported caught fire , the Mamonal Foundation, through its United Fund program, started a campaign to receive donations from all those interested in helping these people.
Through this program the Mamonal Foundation seeks to collect donations in cash and in kind to support families who recently lost their loved ones.
People who wish to donate clothing for adults (men and women) and boys and girls can also do so.
People located in Colombia, interested in receiving more information can communicate by calling 6686586 ext. 141. Similarly, they can also make their contributions through the current account at Bancolombia No. 08522852155 in the name of Fundación Mamonal.
People located in the United States can donate through Give To Colombia on the donation page, using the hashtag #ForTheChildren.