As per a press statement: Bolstering its commitment to being a socially-responsible corporate organization, Droom, India’s largest and pioneering online automobile transactional marketplace organized a grand Christmas celebration for the differently-abled children of Umeed Foundation in Gurugram. As part of its most recent CSR initiative, Sandeep Aggarwal Foundation, kick-started by Droom’s Founder and CEO collaborated with Umeed Foundation, an NGO for specially-abled children to spread joy and happiness amongst these kids, on the sidelines of the Christmas/ holiday season.
The press statement further said that the celebration, which was hosted from 11 am to 3 pm, was attended by a large number of students and educators from the Umeed Foundation. Interesting games like racing, puzzles, collecting balls, etc were held at the event. The members of the Droom team and the kids from Umeed Foundation together participated in all the contests. Post the activity session, numerous gifts such as puzzle games, sound and light toys, dolls and soft toys, pencil boxes, creative games etc. were distributed to the kids who were between the age group of 8 years to 25 years. Sandeep Aggarwal Foundation, supported by Droom, organized a special lunch fiesta for the children and the educators. A range of stationary items including pens, sketch pens, pencils, drawing books, chart papers, etc. were donated to the foundation.
Commenting on the initiative, Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder and CEO, Droom, and said, “Christmas and the holiday season is all about spreading love and sharing with one another. I am sure that each and every kid in this world eagerly waits for Santa to come and surprise them with gifts. We believe our small step must have brought smiles on the faces of these very talented and enthusiastic children of the Umeed Foundation. We hope that it was a fun-filled and memorable afternoon for the children. I am thankful to Umeed Foundation for giving us the opportunity to spend time with the children and spread joy this holiday season. Sandeep Aggarwal Foundation and Droom will continue to focus on touching more lives in the new year.”