Auction meets action, for a cause

Apr 10, 2012, 10:51 IST | Fiona Fernandez

Started in 1944, The Research Society for the Care, Treatment and Training of Children in Need of Special Care, Sewri caters to over 800 students today

With centres in Pune and Nashik as well, their school, vocational training and rehabilitation centre, autism center, and residential and research sections have been able to impact the lives of over 1,00,000 special children and their families.

Venkat Bothsa’s fibreglass sculpture Enigma will be one of the many objects to go under the hammer at this unique auction

This year, the society (Vakeel School) will once again organise a fundraising auction, Treasure Trove II where artworks by the country’s leading artists will be auctioned alongside exquisite jewellery, collectibles, luxury goods and unforgettable experiences.

Works by artists including Raza Akbar Padamsee, Satish Gujral, Anjolie Ela Menon and Paresh Maity will go under the hammer along with sculptures by Laxma Goud, Arzan Khambatta and Venkat Bothsa.

Top draws at the auction this year will be two Centre Court seats to watch the Wimbledon Men’s Final Match, box seats for two at the forthcoming IPL-5 final and dates with Bollywood hotties John Abraham and Ranbir Kapoor.

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