Gala held for Women’s Empowerment


(By Staff Reporter) New Jersey – On November 1, 2016, 5678 Media Group in partnership with Royal Albert Palace Group of Companies has hosted “Empowering Women in Southeast Asia & Africa”, a charity gala in support of sustainable education for women in Southeast Asia. Keynote speakers included important figures working towards global women’s empowerment such as permanent observer of the Africa Union to the United Nations “H.E. Ambassador Antonio Tete”, Honorable Mayor of Edison Township Thomas Lankey, Bollywood actress and activist Celina Jaitley, Community leader and philanthropist Mr. Albert Jasani, Business executive woman Shobhna Patel, Chairman and CEO of TV Asia H.R. Shah, Ramesh Patel; chairman FIA, former Chairman of JFK Hospital Department of Medicine Dr. Sudhanshu Prasad, and Business executive Mr. Sanjay Grover. “The essence of this gala was “Women Empowerment is making transformational change through positive social impact” says Anjana Kumar Chairman of 5678 Media Group. “In order to give women the right encouragement and empower them to make their own decisions, we must first provide them with proper education. An educated mind is a powerful mind. On November 1st, we assembled with powerful international leaders and discussed this important issue to bring awareness to our society. I hope this event will have a substantial impact in the South Asian community and communities across the world." The funds from the gala will go towards raising awareness about the importance of women’s education around the world. Through this charity dinner, 5678 Media Group hopes to enlist influential individuals in the company’s mission towards women’s empowerment.