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AWARE FOUNDATION CHARITY EVENT IN LONDON

London was the setting for a very special evening at the Intercontinental hotel, Park Lane where the Aware Foundation charity hosted an evening with some of the greatest cricketers ever...
11/06/2019
The objective of The AWARE Foundation (Action With Awareness Regarding Education) is to give dispossessed, disadvantaged and vulnerable children in India the right to an education. AWARE reaches out to children in deprived communities throughout India by using education as a way of transforming their lives for the better. It also provides street/runaway children and orphans with a protected childhood so that they can go on to make well-informed decisions in life.
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The charity hosted over 400 guests to raise money for the foundation, and with some of the greatest cricket legends ever to help out it was a night to remember for everyone. Sir Ian Botham, David Gower, Sir Garfield Sobers, Sunil Gavaskar and a host of other players were part of a Q&A session which had the audience captivated, after the interviews the silent auction started where guests could bid for signed cricket memorabilia and other once in a lifetime items.

The event photography in London covered the evenings proceedings from a documentary viewpoint, fellow photogra[pher Nick Simmonds helped out as well due to the number of people in attendance. The photos will be used by Aware to promote the evening and also as a post coverage to announce the total money raised on the night.