During yesterday’s EMOTION.Award show the ASTRAIA Female Leadership Foundation received a special award for its social involvement. Co-founder Kerstin Plehwe and Christine Nkulikiyinka, ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda, accepted a charitable donation of 8,500 Euro. Jutta Kleinschmidt – not only a well-known racing driver and winner of the Rallye Paris-Dakar – but also a member of the ASTRAIA board, appreciated the contribution, that are for the benefit of “Mu Rugo”, a family centre located in Rwanda.
The women’s magazine EMOTION started an initiative called “Frauen für die Zukunft” (“women for the future”). It awards people for showing courage in their professional environment, for their social engagement and for being a positive role model in general. The award show was hosted by Sabine Christiansen.