Genesis Foundation presents CEOs Sing for GF Kids in Mumbai
MUMBAI, June 6, 2014: Genesis Foundation today announced that 9 CEOs, who form the backbone of India Inc., will dedicate their time to showcase their musical talent and participate in Genesis Foundation’s CEOs Sing for GF Kids, to raise funds to save lives of 6 critically ill children.
The event, to be held in Mumbai on Saturday, 14th June, 2014, promises to be an evening of musical fun, coming from a very impressive line-up of performers from the corporate world who will enthral a gathering of more than 125 people with their remarkable singing abilities:
Y M Deosthalee – Chairman, L & T Finance Holdings
Ajay Chopra – Executive Chef, Westin
Daniel Weber – CEO, Sunlust Pictures
Mehmood Curmally – MD, Rhythm House
Dinesh Mirchandani – President India, Boyden Global Executive Search
Hitesh Gajaria – Partner in KPMG
Brian Tellis – Chairman, Fountainhead Promotions and Events
Sanjay Tandon – CEO, Music Composers Association of India and Singers association of India
Shireesh Joshi – COO, Strategic Marketing Group, Godrej
Ajay Chopra, Executive Chef, Westin, said, “What Genesis Foundation is doing is exceptionally inspirational and path breaking. I am so proud to help raise funds for children who almost saw the devil taking their lives to God giving a new light through Genesis Foundation in these children’s lives. Together, we partner for a greater cause – LIFE”
Daniel Webber, CEO, Sunlust Pictures said, “There is no greater power than using your creative gift to help those who are less privileged. If you have a way and the will, then you should give back in life.”
Entry to this fundraiser is through donor passes and the funds raised from CEOs Sing for GF Kids will be utilised by Genesis Foundation to provide financial support for life-saving and life-changing medical intervention for 6 critically ill under-privileged children.
Speaking on the occasion, Prema Sagar, Founder Trustee, Genesis Foundation, said, “We are very excited about the event and are looking forward to see the creative side of these business leaders who have very graciously come forward to support this event. The fact that they are willing to go that extra mile for the benefit of the society speaks volumes of their commitment to the cause.”
In order to raise resources to facilitate medical assistance to GF Kids, GF has created unusual and unique participative fund-raising events involving music, art and food. Some of these events are: The Kasauli Rhythm & Blues Festival, JadhavGADH Music Festival, CEOs Sing for GF Kids, CEOs Cook for GF Kids, Musical Evenings, Art Shows, Theatre, etc. GF is also the beneficiary of CEOs Got Talent, produced by FremantleMedia.