International Widows Day Dinner, London

Organiser : The Loomba Foundation

The 2019 International Widows Day Dinner at the House of Lords in London was hosted by The Lord Raj Loomba, CBE, Founder Chairman Trustee, Mrs Cherie Blair, CBE, QC, President, and the Trustees of The Loomba Foundation.

The event marks the 9th UN-recognised International Widows Day and explored the theme "Skills Training for Widows – Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals". The evening also marked the launch of a new global website of The Loomba Foundation to provide a single up-to-date source of research and information about the plight of widows around the world, and the efforts by individuals, organizations and countries to combat discrimination and injustice.

Annual Charity Gala Dinner, Mumbai

Organiser : The Loomba Foundation

The Loomba Foundation, a UN accredited global charity, held a charity gala dinner at the Taj Lands End Hotel in Mumbai to raise funds to help widows in India.

We were honoured that the Hon’ble Union Minister of Commerce, Industry and Civil Aviation, Shri Suresh Prabhu, was our Chief Guest and Dr. Rajinder Singh Chadha, CEO of Chadha Group of Companies graced the occasion as Guest of Honour. The event was also attended by Hon’ble State Minister Shri Jaykumar Rawal, Shri Shambhaji Patil Nilangekar, Shri Prasad Lad MLC, Shri Ashish Shelar MLA and Dr. Sharad T. Sawant MSWS. We were delighted that a world-famous Author, Lord Jeffrey Archer, dropped in for a short while, who was on a visit in Mumbai from London.

Over 200 high profile guests attended the event, including Trustees - Shri Balbir Singh Kakar and Lady Veena Loomba; Patrons - Ashish Chauhan and Hrishi Jain; Supporters - Manjit Singh GK, J.K. Sinha, Abhimanyu Ghosh; Bollywood - Ahaana Kumra, Sonu Walia and Shekhar Suman. Mrs. Shripryia Dalmia Thirani of Queensline, was our head sponsor.

Our President, Mrs. Cherie Blair, who had travelled from London to support the Loomba Foundation at the charity gala dinner, signed an MOU with the chairman of the Jan Shikshan Sansthan for a partnership project to empower 600 widows in Maharashtra.

The India CSR Summit 2017

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Lord Loomba will be gracing the occasion of The India CSR Summit 2017, with his presence, organised by the NGOBox, a venture of Renalysis Consultants Pvt. Ltd., at Hyatt Regency, Gurugram on 18-19th September 2017.

For more information, you can visit on website www.indiacsrsummit.in

Annual Charity Gala Dinner

Annual Charity Gala Dinner at the House of Lords to mark International Widows Day

Location: House of Lords

147th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi and International Day of Non-Violence

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Summary of the event.

Location: The Dorchester, 53 Park Lane, London, W1K 1Qa
Organiser: Annual Charity Gala Dinner