• Triumph Motorcycles and Smile Foundation partner to support Girl Child Education

Mumbai (16 August,2016)

 

“Education empowers freedom and India will become a free empowered country only when its girls are rightfully educated and protected. Triumph Motorcycles’ ‘Ride for Freedom’ is a pledge, which we took last year along with our partner Smile Foundation to support Girl Child Education. We received a good response through our riders and we believe it will be even better this year.” Mr. Sumbly further commented, “To commemorate the 70th year of free India, Triumph Motorcycles owners will hit the tarmac to pledge for this noble cause and together we shall contribute towards providing elementary education to the girl child and subsequently for a better future,” says Mr. Vimal Sumbly, Managing Director, Triumph Motorcycles India.

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To celebrate 70 years of India’s independence, Triumph Motorcycles, the iconic British Motorcycle manufacturer and Smile Foundation have come together for a second consecutive year to support the cause of Girl Child Education. Triumph Motorcycles, with 3000 customers in 30 months of its operations in India, is organizing the reputed ‘Ride for Freedom’ this Independence Day across twelve cities of India.

Triumph Motorcycle rider participating in this 'Ride for Freedom' campaign can donate to Smile Foundation in support of Girl Child Education. Organising this ride and supporting the cause, Mr. Vimal Sumbly, Managing Director, Triumph Motorcycles India said, “Education empowers freedom and India will become a free empowered country only when its girls are rightfully educated and protected. Triumph Motorcycles’ ‘Ride for Freedom’ is a pledge, which we took last year along with our partner Smile Foundation to support Girl Child Education. We received a good response through our riders and we believe it will be even better this year.” Mr. Sumbly further commented, “To commemorate the 70th year of free India, Triumph Motorcycles owners will hit the tarmac to pledge for this noble cause and together we shall contribute towards providing elementary education to the girl child and subsequently for a better future.”

Smile Foundation known for its exemplary work towards healthcare, education and livelihood of children along with undertaking women empowerment programs. Foundation, is a national level development organisation 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.

At the announcement, Mr.Vikram Singh Verma, COO Smile Foundation said, “We are very happy and thankful to Triumph Motorcycles India for continuing this relationship. It is indeed an honor to be associated once again with Triumph Motorcycles India, and are confident that this initiative will help create a better India”.

The rides will be flagged off from the Triumph Dealership of the respective cities and will end at the dealerships.

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