Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to co-host a fund-raising event with Hollywood actress Sharon Stone. The couple will be co-hosting a fund-raising event for aids research amfAR India at its inaugural fund raising event, which is to be held in Mumbai.
According to ANI, Sharon Stone said that she feels humbled to be welcomed by the Indian community and share knowledge that is provided by the government. This is the first time that the amfAR fund-raiser is being held in India.
AmfAR is an American Foundation for AIDS, which is a non profit organization that looks into AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy. Aishwarya Rai
Bachchan has been a part of the organization but this is the first time that she would be seen with the organization on the home turf.
Aishwarya and Abhishek Bachchan, who are the co hosts and the co-chairs of the gala event, is organizing the prestigious event at Mumbai’s Taj Mahal Palace. This is not the first time that the Bachchan Bahu is attached with a NGO and is seen doing charity.
Although, she has taken time off from her movie schedule due to her family, she had continued her UN work and her other charity work. She is the international Goodwill Ambassador for UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS.