Woman Icons Award
International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated all over the world on 8th of March every year to appreciate the achievements of women in all walks of life. The role of women and their contribution in the society is respected by the celebration of IWD. Celebration varies from country to country and from region to region. In India, IWD is celebrated with great zeal and passion.
Mastermind foundation celebrated the International Women’s day by awarding Women achievers in different fields such as humanitarian services, Public services, Medicines, Education etc, at The Checkers Hotel, Mount Road, Chennai. This will allow others to follow their footsteps and be a motivational factor too.
On 8th March 2017, Kalaimani Chevaliar Dr VG Santhosam, Chairman of VGP group of companies, Honourable Justice Mrs. Anitha Sumanth, Dr Latha Rajendran correspondent of Dr MGR Janaki College of Arts and Science for women, Mrs Vadivukkarasi Senior Actress, Mrs Kutti Padmini Chairman & Managing Director of Vaishnave Media Works Ltd and many dignitaries attended the function and distributed the Women Icon Award to the Awardees.
Mrs Kutti Padmini presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Smt Vadivukkarasi, it was a happy and emotional moment for everyone.
There was a standing aversion in the function when Mrs Kalaivani from Salem was awarded for her humanitarian services of doing the last rites to more than 2000 unclaimed bodies till date.
The service to humanity in various fields by the awardees proved the strength of women and was a motivational factor for all who were present there.
Finally to mark the women’s day, a cake was cut by all awardees.
Founder Dr Lakshmi Rajan of Mastermind Foundation thanked everyone for their time and support.