Articles tagged under: Reliance Foundation

Reliance Foundation proves the power of farmers’ collectives at Jasdan, Gujarat

November 28, 2017
Reliance Foundation proves the power of farmers’ collectives at Jasdan, Gujarat

Rajkot: Reliance Foundation enabled Farmer Producer Company (FPC) at Jasdan, a tehsil in Rajkot district of Gujarat achieved a 128 percent growth in turnover in Kharif 2017. The FPC was set up in August 2016 and has touched this business milestone in its second season of operation. The FPC initially formed with just 700 members has almost 1500 members today, expecting to reach 2600 members by end of 2017. Establishment of Farmer Producer Companies (FPCs) is one of the key interventions u...Read More

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 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

Reliance’s quick response to help the flood victims of Gujarat

August 04, 2017
Reliance’s quick response to help the flood victims of Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), along with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm Reliance Foundation (RF), plunged into the rescue and relief operations in a Rapid Action Force manner as the torrential rains and flood cause devastation in the areas of North Gujarat. The teams of RIL and RF volunteers rushed to provide necessary help to the victims of flood in Dhanera and Kankrej blocks of Banaskantha district. The mobile helpline saved 53 lives with help of National Disaster Re...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

Critical heart ailment performed on 6-year old child at Reliance Foundation hospital

May 23, 2017
Critical heart ailment performed on 6-year old child at Reliance Foundation hospital

Mumbai: Sanket More, a six-year-old boy hailing from a farmer’s family in Aurangabad, was referred to Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre by a noted Paediatric Cardiologist from Pune, Dr Pankaj Sugaonkar. The child was diagnosed with a complex heart defect, wherein all the heart chambers and arteries were interchanged. There was a large hole in the heart, and the artery to the lungs was narrow, resulting in extremely poor supply of impure blood to the lungs for purificatio...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