Smile Foundation has also been awarded with the certificate of ‘Leader in Social venture Philanthropy in Child Education by ASSOCHAM and The Education Post.
Smile Foundation a national level NGO focusing its interventions on children, their families and the community has been conferred with the “Education Excellence Awards – 2013” by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industries (ASSOCHAM) and The Education Post. The awards also felicitate Smile Foundation with certificate of ‘Leader in Social venture Philanthropy in Child Education.’
The awards aim to promote university / institute and individuals performing their best in education sector.
Entries had been invited from hundreds of Universities, Engineering Colleges, Management Colleges, Medical Colleges, Certified Training Centres, Academicians, NGOs working on education, and corporate working on education through CSR etc.
The recipients under other categories included IMI, New Delhi (Best Management Institute in Corporate Relation); Institute of Management IRMA University, Ahmedabad (Leader in Family Business and Entrepreneurship); FORE School of Management, New Delhi (Best Management Institute for Impact Potential); and NTPC Ltd. (Best PSU Promoting Technical Education), among others.
Bhupendrasinh M. Chudasama, Minister of Education, Government of Gujarat presented the Education Excellence Award- 2013 to Santanu Mishra, Co-founder & Executive Trustee, Smile Foundation during the awards function in Ahmedabad.