In a proud moment for First Stone Foundation, Ms. Pooja Khangarot, Founder Member, FS Foundation has been honoured with the prestigious Bhamashah Samman by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje Scindia at the 23rd Bhamashah Award Ceremony on 28th June, 2017.
The Bhamashah Samman is a state award which is given for treasured contribution towards facilitating primary education in the state of Rajasthan. It is one of the most prestigious awards in the field of education in Rajasthan. The award ceremony was hosted by the Department of Education, Govt. of Rajasthan, at Birla Auditorium, Jaipur. In a colourful ceremony, which was attended by the Chief Minister of Rajasthan and other important dignitaries, more than 100 Bhamashah awards were awarded to different individuals for their valuable contributions. A total of ₹ 62.32 crore was raised by Bhamashah as contributions from various sources.
FS realty through F S Foundation – Lets Bring Happiness, aims to make precious contribution to the society, in an effort to give back to the society all the happiness that it has bestowed upon us. F S foundation has also played an instrumental role in improving the educational scenario such as – renovating Rajkiya Balika Uccha Prathamik Vidyalaya, airport, Jaipur and Rajkiya Uccha Prathamik Vidyalaya at Pratap Nagar sec.5, Jaipur. F S Foundation has also adopted 11 Anganwadi Pathshalas in Jaipur, out of which one centre in Durgapura, Rano Ka Moholla, has been converted into Model Anganwadi Pathshala. In addition to this, F S Foundation is coming up with a skill development center in Seth Anandi Lal Poddar Deaf & Dumb School, which offers courses in painting, sewing, gardening and plantation plus basic computer courses and designing. Apart from this, F S Foundation has made major contributions in repair and renovation of many Govt. schools that F S foundation is associated with. The goal is to set a stage where students have all the necessary requirements and resources to have better education facilities which will help them to have a bright and fruitful career.
Speaking on the occasion, Honorable Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje Scindia, congratulated and thanked all the awardees for their fabulous efforts and contributions to improve the education system in the state and help it to achieve new heights.