Actor Priyanka Chopra was selected for Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award by United Nations International Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) American chapter. She will be presented with this award at UNICEF American chapter’s Snowflake Ball to be held in December 2019.
She is known for her contribution to social causes and for being voice for children’s education. She is also UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. She was part of United Nation’s global “Girl Up” Campaign. In India, she is also associated with several NGOs to raise awareness about ways to improve the education, health and safety of girl child in India.
About United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award
It is named after actor-philanthropist Danny Kaye. He was American actor, singer, comedian, musician, dancer, and philanthropist. He was first Goodwill Ambassador UNICEF appointed in 1954.