Mumbai, Oct 17 (): Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan will co-host a fund-raising event for AIDS Research – amfAR India, at its inaugural fund-raising event that will be held in Mumbai.
The Bollywood couple Aishwarya and Abhishek Bachchan will join hands with Hollywood actress Sharon Stone for the gala inaugural fundraising event in India.
The foundation for AIDS Research, amfAR, will present amfAR INDIA, its inaugural fundraising gala in Mumbai. The event will take place at the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai, and will be presented by amfAR’s Global Fundraising Chair Sharon Stone along with Bollywood glamorous couple Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan.
Aishwarya Rai has been a part of amfAR galas abroad, but this is the first time that an amfAR fundraiser is being held in India.
amfAR stands for American Foundation for AIDS research. It is an international non-profit organization devoted to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy.
The event will have a formal black-tie dinner that will be followed by the auction. The event will be attended by a host of celebrities. Renowned artists from around the world have planned to perform at the fund-raising stage. Also, world-famous recording artist Ke$ha will travel to India to perform at the event.
Hollywood hottie and amfAR’s Global Fundraising Chairperson Sharon Stone will attend the event. Talking about the event, Sharon Stone said that they are grateful and humbled to be welcomed by the Indian community and share knowledge that is provided by the Indian government.
This year Aishwarya walked the red carpet for “The Ultimate Gold Collection Fashion Show” for AIDS research in designer Tarun Tahiliani’s creation. She looked graceful and fashionable. She tied the hair in a bun at the top and kept her make-up minimal.