Indian star cricketer Suresh Raina and his wife Priyanka Choudhary have announced the launch of a foundation dedicated to the aid of underprivileged mothers across the country.
The couple made the announcement on their daughter Gracia Raina’s first birthday on May 15.
The Gracia Raina Foundation is dedicated to creating awareness and work closely with mothers and children who require help ranging from physical to mental health issues and beyond.
“This is a something very personal to me and my wife and to announce it on our daughter’s birthday is very special. My wife has been working towards this and has put in a lot of time and effort and I fully support her endeavours,” Raina said.
“With this foundation we hope to shed light and help women and babies across the country,” he added.
Priyanka also took to her Twiter handle and wrote, “Gracia Raina Foundation aims to provide support and effective solutions to ensure maternal and new-born wellness by implementing a self-sustained model. The idea is to empower, engage and facilitate women by enhancing their capabilities. Our model is one of creative collaboration, creating a supportive environment for all women.”