Marking the 125th year of glorious service by the YWCA of Madras, a three day celebration from the 8th of March to the 10th of March, with a felicitation program on the third day, Spectrum 2017 is all set to be conducted on 10th March by Young Women`s Christian Association of Madras from 7pm to 9pm at Kamaraj Arangam, 492, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai – 600 018.
Spectrum 2017 is a fund raising event featuring dance, music and comedy. Dance performances by celebrity dance guru, John Britto dance company/ Juggling act by Thrill Veera, Mimicry by Jaichandran , George and Kurunji .
Also on stage will be SangitaSantosham a versatile and multilingual vocalist performing western classical music to contemporary jazz along with Hannah Elliot &SharanyaGopinath. A Guest performance by play back singer and actor Andrea Jeremiah is also in store.
The program will comprise of the felicitation of Andrea Jeremiah for a guest performance, Rev. Dr. Xavier Alphonse S.J., for his support and guidance in setting up the Community College, Princess Francoise Sturdza, from Heart for India Foundation whose financial support helps to fund the courses offered at the college free of cost to the students and an award of recognition to Ms. GautamiTadimalla for her accomplishment as an actor and her outstanding contribution to society.
The event will be graced by distinguished chief guests, Mrs. Valsa Benjamin Cherian the Convenor of SPECTRUM 2017 (YWCA), Mrs. CherubaSantosham the Co- convenor of SPECTRUM 2017 (YWCA), Mrs. SaikalaJaikar the President (YWCA) and other awardees along with the main sponsor AVT Gold Cup.
The funds raised go towards the 125thAnniversary Block which will be the extension of the Community College.
The Young Women’s Christian Association of Madras (YWCA OF Madras) was founded in 1892. The YWCA is a non-Governmental Organization (NGO) committed to serving women and girls irrespective of their caste or religious affiliations.
The YWCA is engaged in many projects for the Empowerment of women and children. One such project is the Community College, started in 2002 to empower girl children through vocational training in life coping skills and work skills. The college also offers Diploma Courses affiliated with the Tamil Nadu Open University.
The tickets are priced at Rs. 500, Rs 1000, Rs 2000, Rs5000 will be available at YWCA of Madras, Raj Holding and KamarajarArangam
Contact: 044-26650859, 044-25324251/61, 9566000976
The Tickets are priced at Rs.500, Rs.1000, Rs.2000, and Rs.5000.