Articles tagged under: Nita Ambani

Nita Ambani launches RFYS football Ahmedabad leg, conveys wishes to India U17 team

September 29, 2017
Nita Ambani launches RFYS football Ahmedabad leg, conveys wishes to India U17 team

Ahmedabad: The Ahmedabad City leg of Reliance Foundation Youth Sports school and college football championship was launched here on Friday, with the foundation chairperson Mrs Nita Ambani wishing the Indian team for the upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup to be held in India. "These are wonderful times for Indian football," said Mrs Ambani. "We have recently seen the Indian national team break into the Top 100 in world rankings after a gap of two decades. And now for the first time in the histor...Read More

Isha Ambani unveils the Reliance Foundation ‘Holistic Healing’ Art project in Mumbai

September 25, 2017
Isha Ambani unveils the Reliance Foundation ‘Holistic Healing’ Art project in Mumbai

Mumbai: Isha Ambani recently launched ‘Holistic Healing’, a new public art project. This pioneering, first project was conceptualized for and unveiled at the Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre in Mumbai. Through this initiative, Reliance Foundation’s aim is to introduce cutting-edge, contemporary art to the Indian public. It also offers patients and their families an opportunity to experience the extraordinary power of visual art. Holistic Healing offers a unique ...Read More

President presents National Sports Award to Reliance Foundation Chairman Nita Ambani

August 29, 2017

New Delhi: The President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind today presented Rashtriya Khel Protsahana Purushkar, 2017 in Sports for Development category to Reliance Foundation. Chairperson of Reliance Foundation Smt Nita Mukesh Ambani received the award at National Sports & Adventure Awards 2017 in a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Among those present in the front row of invited guests were Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel , Nita Amban...Read More

Nita Ambani kicks off RFYS Season 2, says Reliance Foundation’s goal is to transform India into multi-sports nation

August 16, 2017
Nita Ambani kicks off RFYS Season 2, says Reliance Foundation’s goal is to transform India into multi-sports nation

Mumbai: The second edition of the path-breaking Reliance Foundation Youth Sports’ national football competition kicked off here on Wednesday, with its chairperson Mrs Nita Ambani committing herself to transform India into a multi-sports nation in the not too distant future. Mrs Ambani, a proud Member of the International Olympic Committee, seeks to build a sports eco-system in the country that will not only encourage kids and youngsters to take up sport but will also provide every chil...Read More

Nita Ambani visits flood affected families of Patan district, commits Rs 10 crore relief, adoption of villages

August 09, 2017
Nita Ambani visits flood affected families of Patan district, commits Rs 10 crore relief, adoption of villages

Paatan: Smt Nita Mukesh Ambani, Founder and Chairperson of Reliance Foundation today visited flood affected families in Patan and Banaskantha districts of North Gujarat to learn about their needs and assuring support. The Reliance Foundation is distributing drinking water, ration, cloths and fodder to flood-affected Gujarat residents in these areas. Mrs Ambani visited Ambiana village in Santalpur taluka of Patan district and distributed 30 kg relief kits. Mrs Ambani pledged Rs 10 crore ...Read More

Nita Ambani visits Dwarkadhish temple with IPL trophy

May 25, 2017
Nita Ambani visits Dwarkadhish temple with IPL trophy

Dwarka: Mrs. Nita Mukesh Ambani, owner of Mumbai Indians, the champion team of recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 cricket tournament today visited Dwarkadhish temple in pilgrim town Dwarka in Gujarat with IPL trophy. This is fourth recent visit by Mrs. Ambani to Dwarka temple which is located near Jamnagar where Ambani family's greenfield refinery is located.Smt Ambani had earlier visited Dwarkadhish Mandir a day before the final match of Indian Premier League(IPL) which was p...Read More

Metropolitan Museum of Art honors Nita Ambani for philanthropic efforts

January 24, 2017
Metropolitan Museum of Art honors Nita Ambani for philanthropic efforts

Nita Ambani honoured by The Metropolitan Museum of Art for her philanthropic efforts, in New York ~ The first South Asian honouree to receive this prestigious accolade ~ New York: Mrs. Nita Ambani, Founder and Chairperson, Reliance Foundation, was honoured by the prestigious Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met) in New York in recognition of her philanthropic work in the areas of Education, Sports, Healthcare, Rural Transformation, Urban Renewal, Disaster Response, Women Empowerme...Read More

Nita Ambani visits Pichavai exhibition in Ahmedabad, Reliance Foundation to buy 700 Pichavai paintings

August 31, 2016
Nita Ambani visits Pichavai exhibition in Ahmedabad, Reliance Foundation to buy 700 Pichavai paintings

Ahmedabad:Continuing with her journey, which last year saw Reliance Foundation exhibiting Pichavai paintings to the world at Chicago Institute, Smt. Nita Ambani, Founder and Chairperson of Reliance Foundation, interacted with a group of Pichavai painters today in Ahmedabad. These painters, hailing from Nathdwara — a small town, 45 km from Udaipur in Rajasthan, have kept Pichavai, the world’s oldest practising art form, alive. Smt. Nita Ambani who is passionate about art today announced th...Read More

Multi-discipline sports initiative of RIL Foundation launched

August 27, 2016
Multi-discipline sports initiative of RIL Foundation launched

Mumbai: A multi-discipline pan-India sports initiative under the banner of Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) was launched here today by Reliance Foundation chairperson Neeta Ambani. RFYS said it is poised to professionalise school and college sports competitions with a unified approach towards creating an ecosystem to encourage, support and define a career path in sports for the youth. In the first year, 2,200 teams in four categories - Junior Boys, Senior Boys, Senior Girls and Se...Read More

Nita Ambani gets elected at Rio and becomes the first Indian woman in the International Olympic Committee (IOC)

August 04, 2016
Nita Ambani gets elected at Rio and becomes the first Indian woman  in the International Olympic Committee (IOC)

Mumbai: International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that leading Indian philanthropist and the Founder chairperson of the Reliance Foundation, Nita Ambani, has been elected as an individual member of the IOC, and will become India’s first woman to join the prestigious body. Nita Ambani is the only individual member from India and her appointment at the world body is until she attains the age of 70. After being nominated in June 2016 by the IOC Executive Board, Nita Ambani was e...Read More