Shillong, Dec 28: Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, brought cheers this festive season by donating a cheque of Rs 50,000 to Anand Bhavan, Missionaries of charity.
Giving Christmas a whole new meaning, representatives of Vodafone handed over the gifts and the cheque to Sister Franca of Anand Bhavan on the eve of Christmas this year.
The proceeds was raised by Vodafone from the Wish Tree which they had put up at MUDA Shopping Complex in Police Bazaar, Shillong. Vodafone planned to fulfill the wishes of the children of the Anand Bhavan Missionaries of Charity this year by contributing a sum of money basis the pool of messages found around the tree. Well-wishers/ Citizens could walk into MUDA and write messages for the kids and put it up on the tree or write them on the graffiti board next to the tree
Gifts and sweets were also distributed amongst children to celebrate the true spirit of joy and celebrations of Festive Season. Santa entertained the children with his games and Cake cutting was done to commemorate the occasion.
Mr. Brajesh Bajpai, Business Head- Assam & North East, Vodafone India said, “Christmas signifies the spirit of joy and celebrations for the people of Assam and North East”.