What: Pratham Holiday Fashion Luncheon.
Where: Junior League of Houston.
The Scoop: “Give Girls a Chance, Empower Women, and Unleash their Potential” was the motto at Pratham Houston’s annual holiday fashion luncheon, chaired by Annu Naik, Susan Boggio and Sippi Khurana. It raised $170,000 for Pratham’s Beauty Entrepreneurship Program, including education in India and support of entrepreneurship for women. Keynote speaker Sandeep Shah shared his story about his 100-mile run, raising over $21,000 for the organization.
The luncheon was packed with fashionable ladies and gents from diverse backgrounds, and wrapping it up was a crowd-pleasing fashion show by Lucho Men's Clothier and eveningwear from Poshak Fashion & Style by designer Sameera Faridi.
Who: KHOU 11 anchor Rekha Muddaraj, who emceed the luncheon, Marie Goradia, Swatantra Jain, Farida Abjani, Vijay Goradia, Maha Rasheed Khan, Casey Curry, Gina Gaston, Anu Reddy, Sydney Dao, Pankaj and Asha Dhume, Savreet Singh and Nidhika Mehta.