The British Business Group Pune’s Annual Charity Ball was held on February 23 at Hyatt Regency in aid of Equal Community Foundation.

‘Licensed to Thrill’ was the theme for the evening. Over 300 guests attended the charity ball.
Hyatt Regency Pune, Virgin Atlantic were the platinum and gold sponsors for the evening respectively. A stay at Grand Hyatt Dubai and dinner at Zuma Dubai, stay at a luxury villa in countryside of southern coast of Sri Lanka, stay at Taj Lake Palace Udaipur and a holiday at Kipling Camp were some of the prizes up for grabs at the auction. A silent auction and sale of raffle tickets followed the grand auction. All items were donated by local businesses and supporters.

The ball brought together a fantastic mix of people, amazing prizes, delicious food and drinks, casino tables. To top it all the guests danced to the music played by DJ Abhishek Mantri.

Guests demonstrated immense support knowing the fact that money was going for a good cause. The event raised more than Rs 8 lakhs for Equal Community Foundation.

Equal Community Foundation and The British Business Group Pune are grateful to the committed and creative group of executive committee members who planned the ball; to all volunteers, to all businesses and individuals who sponsored the event or donated items to the silent and live auctions and raffle prizes; and to many individuals for pledging towards ECF’s monthly giving programme.

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