Nirmal Lifestyle’s Dharmesh S. Jain – Highest Fundraiser at SCMM Charity Awards 2015
The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) continues its record breaking Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon Nirmal Lifestyle’s Dharmesh S. Jain Highest Fundraiser at SCMM Charity Awards 2015 streak not only with regards to the participation of 40,000 individuals in the 2015 edition but also in successfully raising funds for charity. Among the biggest charity events in Asia, SCMM, once again surpassed all previous charity records with the highest number of donors, donations and participants supporting a cause of their choosing, this year. The 12th edition of SCMM saw 292 NGOs participate, raising a record Rs 24.71 cr.
Gracing the occasion was the Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra, Shri Ch. Vidyasagar Rao; Shri Nand Kumar, Principal Secretary, Education & Sports; John Abraham, the brand ambassador for the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon along with representatives from various sponsors and partner to the event.
The Corporate Challenge comprised of 267 teams running from across 152 participating corporate who together managed to raise Rs 9,78,00,000, which amounted to a major chunk of the total funds raised. The highest fund raising company in the Corporate Challenge was Nirmal Lifestyle Ltd. with seven teams raising Rs 82,00,000 for Care Foundation – Anybody Can Jump.
This year, all fundraisers raising above Rs 1.5 lakh were classified as the Change Team. Together the Change Teams raised a total of Rs 6,77,79,906. Dharmesh S. Jain was the highest fundraiser among the SCMM Change Icons (those who raised above 25 lakhs), raising Rs 81,13,011 for Care Foundation – Anybody Can Jump, followed by Mihir Doshi who raised Rs 77,64,973 in support of the organizations Save The Children India and The Research Society for the Care, Treatment & Training of Children in need of Special Care.
ABOUT NIRMAL LIFESTYLE
Nirmal Lifestyle is a brand reckoned with over 30 years of development in Mumbai. Its sustained development design for Mulund has earned a reputation of bringing the suburb in the forefront of city’s expansion. It has set a leading example of branded lifestyle residences in the country by launching India’s first Sports -lifestyle apartments – US Open Apartments, therefore adopting its philosophy of active lifestyle. It is an ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified company that lives to its promise to provide best in quality and design.