A Fashionable Fundrising


Dr.Sunita Dube, Shabana Azmi, Manisha Koirala joint hands for Cancer fundraising… .reports Asian Lite

‘Caring with Style’ Fashion Show initiated by the Fevicol in association with The Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA), was held in Mumbai for the 11th year. The theme of the event, #JudengeLadengeJeetenge, symbolises unification, the spirit to fight and grit to win.The event was supported by  Ace fashion designers Manish Malhotra and Shaina NC. Funds raised from the show will be donated to CPAA towards the treatment of children suffering from blood cancer.

The exquisite creations were showcased by icons from the film fraternity, achievers and prominent figures from different walks of life on the ramp. Renowned celebrities Shabana Azmi, Manisha Koirala, Dr. Sunita Dube and many others walked the ramp for the fashion show and supported  the noble cause.  Huma Qureshi, Athiya Shetty, Dino Morea, Boman Irani, Atul Kasbekar, Marc Robinson, Sonali Kulkarni, Armaan Malik were some of the prominent figures which added colors to the event. Veteran singer Bappi Lehri, Adnan Sami and singer Kanika Kapoor, Sophia showcased their talents.

Dr. Sunita Dube renowned Radiologist said, “It’s an honour to be a part of a cause as noble as this, which not only celebrates fashion but also raises funds for those suffering with cancer. I do wish that this small effort of ours goes a long way in creating awareness on the cause”.

The ‘Caring with Style’ fashion show is part of Pidilite’s commitment to support children suffering from blood cancer. Over the last ten years it has been held, the event has seen strong support from prominent figures including Bollywood stars Aamir Khan and Sonakshi Sinha, who walked the ramp last year.

Dr. Dube said, “She is very hopeful the CSR contribution of many corporate will help for creating a better life in the country and appreciates Fevicol’s participation for such kind of initiatives which will definitely have a larger impact on the affected patients.”