Prernaa Arora was awarded as the Goodwill Ambassador by Smile Foundation last evening. The award was presented to Prernaa by senior and respected producer, Vashu Bhagnani. She received a touching welcome by girl children from the Foundation who have already started looking up to the young, determined and successful producer as their role model. To begin with, Prerna has pledged support for the skill training and holistic development of 500 girls.
Mr.Vashu Bhagnani, Senior Producer and promoter of Pooja Films said at the event , ” I am happy to be a part of this historic event as I have been associated with both Smile Foundation and Prernaa Arora over many years. I wish Prernaa all the success with this new responsibility and I am sure that she will lead from the front on this as well. Smile Foundation is a great organization and I always enjoy coming back to the kids.”
The evening was truly a memorable one for Prernaa!
About Smile Foundation:
Smile Foundation is an NGO in India directly benefitting over 400,000 children and their families every year, through more than 200 live welfare projects on education, healthcare, livelihood and women empowerment, in over 950 remote villages and slums across 25 states of India. Education is both the means as well as the end to a better life: the means because it empowers an individual to earn his/her livelihood and the end because it increases one’s awareness on a range of issues – from healthcare to appropriate social behaviour to understanding one’s rights – and in the process help him/her evolve as a better citizen.