Pantaloons Femina Miss India World 2012, Vanya Mishra, has become the Goodwill Ambassador for Smile Foundation’s girl child empowerment initiative. In addition to this she has also pledged support for the education of 100 girl child beneficiaries. Vanya visited Smile Foundation’s educational centre in Lucknow. She spent the whole day there and interacted with the children and motivated them to follow their dream and work hard to achieve them. The children put up a special show for Vanya where they performed group dances, songs and plays for her. Thrilled with the talent of the children, Vanya also joined them in their dance performance.
Sharing her experience about the visit Vanya Mishra stated “It always feels great to celebrate the spirit of childhood. I see the spark to excel amongst all the kids and I will be more than happy to be associated with them in whatever way I can.” Further adding to the same she said “The kind of work and effort that Smile Foundation is putting in to bring joy and happiness in the lives of these underprivileged children is commendable. I am sure this will inspire me more than anyone else to do good work and spread more smiles.”
She also initiated Chanze –Shop for a cause, an initiative of Smile Foundation which enables unique mode of participation promoted by Smile which includes an innovative series of corporate gifts, conceptualized, designed, produced and procured by Smile.