On Tuesday September 10th 2013. Novak Djokovic gathered very notable friends and managed to raise $2.5 million to help underprivileged children of Serbia.
Even though it was Fashion Week many people from the industry and entertainment business chose to come and support the good cause.
Foundation’s Global Fundraising Chairman Milutin Gatsby, Executive Director of the Foundation Jelena Ristic, event chairs Goldie Hawn, Tommy and Dee Hilfiger, Donna Karan, Anna Wintour, Naomi Campbell, charity’s Global Ambassadors The Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson, Ricky Gervais, Adriana Lima and many others
The mission of this foundation is to help raise awareness to pre-school education and to give children the opportunity to play and develop in safe settings, have access to sport facilities, activities and better nutrition in underprivileged communities in Serbia.
Novak’s message to young children is that everything is possible, with hard work and effort dreams come true. Take him as an example!
For further information about the Novak Djokovic Foundation visit www.novakdjokovicfoundation.org
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