The George Foundation tackles various issues, including poverty, gender equality, health, freedom of the press, and lead poisoning prevention. However, the most notable accomplishment of The George Foundation is Shanti Bhavan.
The world-renown actress, model, chef, cookbook author, and host of Top Chef and Taste the Nation is also a tireless voice of social justice. Padma’s advocacy for positive and inclusive social change inspires us every day.
Fourteen years ago, the Shanti Bhavan class of 2019 came to us as tiny preschoolers. Now, as exemplary young women and men, they are ready to go on to university and show the rest of the world just how special they are.