Please join us on Saturday March 14 as we present our 2015 Charity Gala to raise much needed funds for charities in India.

DATE: Saturday March 14, 2015
TIME: 5:30pm to 10:30pm
LOCATION: Four Seasons Silicon Valley, 2050 University Avenue, East Palo Alto, CA 94303 | website

  • 5:30pm to 7:00pm - COCKTAILS ON THE PATIO
  • 7:15pm - WELCOME REMARKS
  • 7:30pm to 9:00pm - DINNER
  • 9:45pm to 10:30pm - DESERT AND COFFEE
  • 10:30pm - CLOSE

Paul Varghese

The Vijay Amritraj foundation is proud to welcome Paul Varghese.Paul Varghese is a Dallas, Texas, comedian who appeared on the hit reality show Last Comic Standing 2, where he made it to the semi-finals. He taped his first full-set for national television for Comedy Central's Live at Gotham

Bhangra Empire

Bhangra Empire is one of North America’s premiere dance teams. In 2009, Bhangra Empire was honored to perform at President Barack Obama's First State Dinner at the White House, alongside great artists like A.R. Rahman and Jennifer Hudson. Later, Bhangra Empire was featured with Michelle Obama in Harper’s Bazaar magazine and named one of America’s foremost up-and-coming talents by the First Lady, as well as named “Best of The Bay” by the San Francisco Bay Guardian. The team also performed for Season 5 of America's Got Talent, numerous halftime performances for the Golden State Warriors, San Francisco Giants, Formula 1 Grand Prix (Bahrain), the Unforgettable Tour (featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and other Bollywood stars) and in music videos for artists like Panjabi MC.