Managing Director for Podar Enterprise, Mr. Rajiv Podar along with his wife Mrs. Pallawi Podar hosted an evening with Australian Cricketer and Cricket Education Program Brand Ambassador Mr. Brett Lee on 18th May 2011 in Mumbai, India. Fourth Dimension International Ltd in partnership with Cricket Australia have developed this Cricket Education Program for boys and girls aged 9 to 14.
Mr. Rajiv Podar also serves as a member for the board of Fourth Dimension International Limited. Many of the who is who of Mumbai city along with the entire Podar family came in support for this dinner function. Chairman for Podar Enterprise, Shri Kantikumar R. Podar graced the occasion with his wife. Also present during the evening were Mr. & Mrs. Shane Watson, an Australian cricketer.
This special evening marked the launch of Mewsic “A Brett Lee Foundation”, a non – profit organization started in India by Brett Lee for the underprivileged community. Continuing with the Podar heritage of contributing towards the society, Mr. Rajiv Podar is a trusty with the Brett Lee Foundation. The foundation has been formed in partnership with the Music Therapy Trust of India with a vision for each child to experience and benefit from the joy and power of music, foundation aims to make Music Therapy in India an integral tool in healing the physical, mental and emotional wounds of marginalized children.
This wonderful evening came to an end with Brett Lee announcing his own Avatar in the form of “Brett Lee – Cricket Coaching Guide”. Avatar refers to an animated version of Lee, which educates Kids in an interactive way on all aspects of cricket, namely bating, bowling, fielding, wicket keeping and leadership.
As always, Mr. Rajiv Podar was his flamboyance self while addressing the guests and was quoted “As always, it’s great fun to be the host and sharing this wonderful evening with family, friends, and business associates”. Mr. Podar’s two kids, Ms. Vedica Podar and Master Vedant Podar took the centre stage with a beautiful speech of their own and thanked the guests for making it such a memorable evening. Last but not the least, the kids thanked Mr. Brett Lee and Mr. Shane Watson for being part of this evening.
Cricket Education Program Brand Ambassador, Brett Lee, flashing his 100 watt smile took the center stage and spoke highly about the Podar family and Cricket Education Program. He also gifted Mr. Rajiv Podar with a photo framed signed jersey of his franchise and thanked him for his support in the launch of his non-profit organization “Mewsic” for the underprivileged community of India.