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RISING TOGETHER

Throughout 2020 it has become increasingly clear that we are one global family. What affects one affects us all — and during our first-ever virtual gala we will honor the bonds of humanity and hope for a better future that unite us. Together, we will be uplifted through music. Together, we will honor our achievements and celebrate those who make our work possible. Together, we will embolden our spirits and reinvigorate our commitment to others. We will rise.

ABOUT THE GALA

On Saturday, October 10, 2020, for the first time ever, we are bringing our Annual Gala to the screen for you to enjoy from your own home. We hope it will serve as a beacon of positivity during this stressful time. We are also enthused that this premier virtual gala will allow us to connect with supporters located not only in and near New Jersey, but across the United States.

To learn more about the performers for this event, please see the artist videos below.

SUPPORT THIS EVENT

A MESSAGE TO OUR SUPPORTERS

As we near our Annual Gala, now in its 38th year, we recognize the unique and difficult circumstances of what many are calling our “new normal.” We also understand and sympathize that many of our donors may have been affected by the pandemic — so we are mindful when we humbly ask you to give anything you can, as every drop makes a difference in another’s life.

Since the onset of COVID-19, we have allocated $200,000 in disaster relief funding and partnered with 16 NGOs to reach tens of thousands of struggling people in the U.S. and India. We have served 130,000+ meals to families and daily wage earners, distributed 34,000 healthcare items (including soap and masks), and served thousands of meals to healthcare heroes in the U.S. Our ongoing and future efforts are focused on rehab and rehabilitation for those affected by this crisis.

Your support is crucial to our mission. Your gifts to Share & Care are not only helping beneficiaries during this time of dire need; they are also creating ripples of positive change that will resound for generations. To date, your contributions to our Signature Programs have achieved the following:

  • 100,000 women have been impacted through gender equality programs.
  • 80+ remote villages (16,500 individuals) now have access to the basic healthcare they deserve.
  • More than 2,200 marginalized and at-risk students have received a primary and/or college education.
  • Approximately 50,000 villagers are empowered through sustainable village upliftment initiatives.

We at Share & Care are dedicated to uplifting humanity, and this gala will honor our community of beneficiaries and supporters who work to make this world a humanitarian haven. Let us join and partake of this gift in our hearts on October 10.

ABOUT THE ENTERTAINMENT

This musical extravaganza will feature entertainment curated by singer, composer, and global performer Parthiv Gohil and his band. Parthiv has been a part of the Share & Care family for more than 15 years, has performed at the prestigious World Music Festival in London, was featured in MTV’s Coke Studio India, and has lent his voice to a multitude of films.

The show will also feature entertainment from Manasi Parekh-Gohil, Sudesh Bhosle, Bhoomi Trivedi, and Jahnvi Shrimankar. Manasi — a singer, actor, and producer — has appeared in the award-winning film URI, the hit Gujarati film Golkeri, and the popular TV sitcom Sumit Sambhal Lega on Star Plus, for which she won an Indian Television Award. Indian playback singer Sudesh is known for his ability to mimic stars such as Ashok Kumar, Vinod Khanna, Sunil Dutt, and Sanjeev Kumar, as well as actor Amitabh Bachchan, for whom he has sung in many Bollywood films. Bhoomi has lent her voice to popular Bollywood songs, performed in the GIMA Awards and Radio Mirchi Awards, and won numerous awards for the super hit song “Ram Chahe Leela.” Jahnvi is known for her experimental work in Bollywood, collaboration with acclaimed Indian fusion bands, and her work in Gujarati film and folk music.

“The concept of sharing happiness and oneness is the purpose of this virtual concert. Music improves the mood, lifts the gloom, and brings positivity into our hearts. We hope and pray that our music will fill your evening with joy and inspire our shared dream to benefit those in need.” — Parthiv Gohil

ARTIST VIDEOS

    


Share & Care’s yearly Gala event is a must-attend experience, one you’ll never forget. We hope we’ll see you there.

 


 

Sponsor List

 

Grand $40,000 & over

  • Parikh, Sudhir & Sudha - Parikh Worldwide Media

 

Platinum $20,000 & over

  • Anonymous
  • Kamlesh & Luci Chainani Foundation
  • Patel, Mahendra & Jayshree
  • Shah, Gunavantrai
  • Shah, H.R. & Rosemarie - TV Asia

 

Gold $12,500 & over

  • Khadepau, Manish, Bindu & Pranav
  • Shah, Shishir & Binita

 

Silver $7,500 & over

  • Anonymous
    Chadda, Sushil & Veena
    Desai, Kenny & Trupti
    Dhruv, Arvind & Rohini
  • Doshi, Amit & Kalpana
    Gandhi, Samir & Anita Khushalani
  • Mehta, Drs. Navin & Rashmi
  • Parekh Family Foundation Inc.
    Parikh, Samir & Ami
    Shah, Mahendra & Lila Shah
    Shah, Shailesh & Purnima

 

Bronze $3,500 & over

  • Bhakta, Bhagwanji & Kanchanben
    In Memory of Ravi Kanta Varma
    Mehta, Amish & Shreya
    Mukhtyar, Dilip & Usha
    Sanghrajka, Nimish & Niti
    Sanghvi, Jayesh & Bina
  • Shah, Ranjana
    Shah, Vinod & Ila

 

Benefactor $2,000 & over

  • Bavishi, Bipin & Sonal
  • Doshi, Anila
  • Doshi, Bharat & Pushpa
    Doshi, Shrenik (late), Rupa & Nirav
    Khandwala, Kiran & Sanghavi, Maya
    Kothari, Atul, Priti & Sahil
    Mehta, Vishwesh & Shona
    Saraiya, Manoj & Sumedha
    Shah, Bharat & Daksha
    Shah, Pravin & Deena
    Sheth, Deepak & Neena
    The Narula Foundation

 

Patrons $750 & over

  • Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Bharucha, Jitendra & Mamata
  • Bhatt, Arvind & Hasu
    Chokshi, Atul & Vandana
    Contract Coating Inc.
  • Desai, Amita & Tom Birch
  • Desai, Kirit & Mrunalini
    Desai, Manoj & Saroj
    Dharia, Rajesh & Rupa
  • Emby International
    Gandhi, Anant
  • Gandhi, Rajani & Jyoti
    Gandhi, Rajinder & Jyoti
  • In Memory of Ramaben Rawal
    Jhamnadas Watumull Fund
    Kadakia, Hitesh & Surbhi
  • Kapadia, Bipin & Kumudini
  • Malhotra, Vinod & Family
    Maniklal, Pospavati
  • Mehta, Bhupen & Minal
  • Mehta, Kan & Malti
  • Mehta, Mukund & Padma
    Mehta, Shreyas & Family
  • Mehta,Yagnik & Amita
    Muchhala, Mahesh & Vasanti
    Palkhiwala, Arun & Bharati
    Parikh, Dilip & Jayu
  • Patel, Ketan
    Parikh, Nalin & Shaila
    Patel, Ashok & Hansa
    Patel, Mukund & Devyani
    Patel, Suresh & Mardavi
    Patel, Yogendra & Nila
    Reliance Property Management Group
    Ruparel, Nutan
    Sama, Jay & Alka
    Shah, Amar & Jyotsna
  • Shah, Anand & Shreya
    Shah, Chandrakant & Kumud
  • Shah, Dipak & Nayana
    Shah, Mehul & Maya
  • Shah, Nayan & Jayu
  • Shah, Nitin & Shilpa
    Shah, Sharad & Ketki
    Shrimad Ramchandra Swadhyay Kendra 
  • Tolat, Vipin

 

Supporters $500 & over

  • Anonymous
    Anonymous
    Ayyagari, Drs. Kamalakar & Kala 
    Barai, Chandu & Usha
    Bhatt, Harendra & Neelaxi
  • Bhayani, Satish & Pari
  • BHC Diamonds
  • Chadha, Vinod & Surinder
    Chandra, Alka & Naveen
  • Community Health Pharmacy 
    cyberThink, Inc
    Dharia, Arvind & Kalpana
    Dharia, Kirit & Chandra
    Diagem, Inc
    Dixit, Mahesh & Ila
    Fine Emeralds Inc. FEI
  • Gadhavi, Chetan
  • Gajrawala, Jatin & Raksha
    Gems One Corp.
    In Memory of Raj Turakhia
  • Jariwala, Mahendra
    Joisher, Mukul & Meena
    Maniar, Kishor & Jyotsna
  • Manilal, Salil & Nina
  • Mehta, Bachubhai
  • Mehta, Bharat
    Mehta, Jayshree
    Mehta, Umesh & Rita
  • Meswani, Vinay & Harsha
    Munshi, Sohag & Sonal
    Nice Diamonds
    Parikh, Divyang & Renu
    Parikh, Jay & Ami
    Parikh, Kiran & Shweta
    Parikh, Shaila, Saumil & Family
  • Patel, Jitu & Vibha
    Patni, Madhu & Sarala
    Patni, Manish & Hem
    Patrawalla, Drs. Shirish & Kanan
    Patwa, Ramesh & Eva
    Rushabh, Shimul & Anoop
  • Sandeep Diamonds
  • Sanidhi, Farid Babu & Durga
  • Shah, Anil & Hemalata
    Shah, Girish & Bharati
    Shah, Mahesh & Pramila
  • Shah, Praful & Kishori
  • Sheth, Pravin & Kokila
  • Shah, Shirish & Pallavi
  • Shah, Siraj
    Shroff, Asit & Falguni
    Solanki, Gambhirsinh & Priyamvada
  • Sukhadia, Ila
    Vaghesia, Ghanshyam & Krishna
  • Vimco Diamonds

 

Friends $200 & over

  • Ajmera, Pravin & Anju
  • Amin, Bipin & Hasu
    Anonymous
  • Anonymous
    Barot, Jyoti
    Bhandarkar, Gopal
    Bhansali, Sudha
    Bhutta, Kishor & Shakuntla
    Dasgupta, AK and Patna
  • Dave, Deepak
  • Dr. Rahula
    Gala, Mansukh & Manjula
  • In Memory of Sevantilal Parekh
    Jagad, Utpal & Della
  • Jhaveri, Jayant
  • Kaur, Dolly
    Khariwala, Naren and Nilaxi
    Kirpalani, Laxman & Lata
  • Mehta, Chandresh & Maya
    Mehta, Jayprakash & Urmilla
  • Mehta, Piyush & Rekha
    Modi, Batuk & Anita
    Mujmudar, Rohit & Indira
    Nanavati, Shirish & Nita
    Padia, Ashok & Usha
    Parekh, Bhupat & Varsha
  • Patel, Hiralal & Nila
    Patel, Kumar
    Patel, R C
    Patel, R C & Pratima
    Patel, Ramesh & Lekha
  • Patel, Uttam & Surangi
    Pathak, Kunja
  • Royal India
    Sant, Arvind & Pratibha
    Shah, Ajay & Neeta
  • Shah, Ashwin & Manju
    Shah, Chandrakant & Renuka
    Shah, D.D & Laxmi
    Shah, Girish & Jayshree
    Shah, Haridas
    Shah, Jay
    Shah, Madhu & Divya
    Shah, Mukesh & Vibha
  • Shah, Nalin & Kamini
    Shah, Rajani & Binita
  • Shah, Rasila
  • Shah, Saurin & Manali
    Shah, Sovrin and Ami
    Shah, Tarun & Sharmista
    Shah, Vinay
    Shah, Vinay & Gira
    Shah, Viral
  • Singh, Prerna
    Surati, Bhupen & Daxa
    Trivedi, Rushi
    Varghese, Meira
    Zaveri, Jayant & Sarla