Rita Sarin Honored As One of 25 Women of Excellence


Rita Sarin, Country Director of The Hunger Project (THP)-India was honored as one of 25 women leaders at the Women of Excellence Awards on April 28, 2009. Rita was recognized for her excellence in the field of non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

The awards are presented by FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO). FLO's mission is to empower women in general, and particularly women entrepreneurs and professionals who work at the grassroots level throughout India and globally, with the aim of helping women attain upward mobility in all walks of life.

Chief guests included Mrs. Shiela Dixit, The Honorable Chief Minister of Delhi; Mr. Yash Chopra, CEO of Yash Raj Films; and Dr. Karan Singh, President of ICCR and Chairman of IIC-Asia Project.

Congratulations, Rita!