Dubai Cares, a non-project organization that aims to improve children's access to education has teamed up with Artists for Peace and Justice (APJ), a charity whose celebrity supports include Adrien Brody, Amy Poelher and Beyonce, have teamed up to bring the ‘Brilliant is Beautiful’ fundraising gala to Dubai for the first time.
Co-hosting the event, which is taking place on 7 December at the Grand Millennium Business Bay, are Hollywood A-listers Susan Sarandon, Ben Stiller and The Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson. Also in attendance is APJ board member and Harper’s Bazaar Arabia’s Best Dressed Caroline Stanbury.
“We’re excited to be bringing ‘Brilliant is Beautiful’ to Dubai for the first time, and to be working with Dubai Cares to bring real change to the lives of many young women and girls around the world,” says Marchelle L. Sellers, Chief Executive Officer of APJ.
“Dubai Cares recognises the important role APJ is playing around the world through funds raised at events such as ‘Brilliant is Beautiful’,” adds H.E. Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Cares. “We’re very pleased to partner with APJ to raise funds that support the education of children in need. We hope that our collaborative efforts will enable us to empower the next generation with the skills they need to thrive.”
The BOVET 1822 ‘Brilliant is Beautiful’ gala will take place on 7 December at the Grand Millennium Business Bay.