The Founder Trustee of Shahani Trust, Dada K.T. Shahani has a prominent cross-road named after him outside the Shahani Trust Colony where he built 350 flats for people who could not afford homes of their own. His vision of opening educational institutes, hospitals and low cost housing was fulfilled in his lifetime.
Maya and Kishore Shahani, Trustees of Thadomal Shahani Trust and Founders of SAGE Foundation receiving an award at the hands of Shri L.K. Advani for social entrepruneurship. It is their firm resolve to continue with and nurture the legacy handed over to them and take it to a global level.
Akhil Shahani, Managing Director of SAGE Foundation and Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management, receiving the Bharat Shiromani award at the hands of Shri I.K. Gujral, former Prime Minister of India. Previous recipients have been the Dalai Lama, Mother Teresa and Sachin Tendulkar.
The Shahani children, grandchildren and great grandchildren have pledged to continue with the good work started by the Founder Trustee Dada K.T. Shahani. The torch of education and social empowerment will be handed down from generation to generation.