New Delhi(India), December 29: Christmas is around the corner, and all we can think about is green trees, bright lights, cheerful faces, decorations, hot chocolate, gifts, and surprises. The day is the essence of togetherness, thankfulness, and warmth we share. Well, the centre of attraction remains the gift. No matter how old we get, the phenomena never fail to keep the excitement alive.
The Shikhar Dhawan Foundation went down to the streets on 24th December & played Secret Santa for the underprivileged kids. They yelped uncontrollably. They screamed with joy. As they ripped open oodles of presents, many kids in Gurgaon & Delhi showed much enthusiasm for receiving gifts as Shikhar Dhawan Foundation Played Secret Santa for Christmas, 25th December 2022. “This is the best Christmas in my life,” said 6-year-old Sukumari as she opened presents when receiving big gift boxes of Dryfruits and Chocolates.
The Shikhar Dhawan Foundation is founded with the aim to eradicate social issues like hunger, poverty, education, and many more, which form the core of our society. Shikhar Dhawan and his team have taken up this noble initiative with the core idea of giving back to society for the immense love and affection he has received from across the country. SDF is a non-profit organization that aspires to sow the seeds of prosperity and happiness across the globe through collaborative efforts & what could be a better day than Christmas eve to celebrate the same with the Underprivileged kids?
Mr. Amitesh Shah, Group CEO of DA-ONE (An initiative of Shikhar Dhawan), stated that “ Well, we all have surprised our loved ones with gifts on every occasion. But have you ever tried surprising unknown people? Trust us. That gives you immense joy, and that person will remember you forever, even though you might not see each other ever again. Your single action can give you both a sense of value and satisfaction. We all feel unwanted at some time, but there’s someone who is with us, always and forever. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case for a few & that is where we as SDF wanted to do this for the ones who are in need of it.”
Dr. Kanika Dewan, DIRECTOR -Impact and Strategy at the Shikhar Dhawan Foundation, stated- “So this Christmas, we tried to put a smile on those faces who did not even imagine receiving a gift. It feels wonderful doing something with no strings attached. You can spread good vibes and make them feel what they are: special, worthy, and loved. If you are looking to make a difference, try doing the odds anonymously, like giving away something for the community.”
About The Shikhar Dhawan Foundation
The Shikhar Dhawan Foundation is a non-profit organization that strives to address the issue of providing quality education, hunger eradication, job creation, poverty, and eradication of illiteracy, among other issues. Since March 2022, the Shikhar Dhawan Foundation has worked towards reaching more individuals & impacting their lives. The Shikhar Dhawan Foundation is continuously leveraging technology to cater to millions of individuals. Shikhar Dhawan Foundation is committed to helping NGOs in the following 3 ways-
- Capacity Building- To fulfil our vision by focusing on building the capacities of NGOs towards the betterment of the people and working in support of local development institutions through mutual collaboration.
- Collaborative Learning- The skills developed during the collaboration will enable the partner organizations to improve their management skills and resources and to provide effective community-based services over a period of time.
- Community Integration- SDF and the partner NGOs will utilize their experience in integrating communities in project implementation, participatory approaches, monitoring and evaluation, grant administration strategy and management with a unified aim and ambition of serving the people, reducing inequalities and empowering the marginalized groups. All the NGOs are brought together on a single platform which serves as a network to share and exchange their learning and knowledge.
Our Vision is: To sow the seeds of prosperity and happiness across the globe through collaborative efforts to serve the community.
Address: Shikhar Dhawan Foundation, Co-Offiz, 8th Floor, Magnum Tower, Golf Course Extension, Sector-58, Gurgaon-122011
Contact: +91 8810245800