The principal organisor and conceptualiser of the Miss MalaysiaIndian Global pageant and its social development philosophy is Pushparani Thilaganathan, a spirited journalist. The joint organisor is the Miss MalaysiaIndia Care Association (MMICare Association).
MMICare Association is a not-for-profit organisation established in Year 2002 by its founding pillars Mohanapriya Sina Raja, Divya Nambiar and Bawani Nesamani (winners of the Miss MalaysiaIndia 2001 pageant). It is registered with the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development as well as the National Council of Women Organisation.
MMICare Association members comprise finalists/winners of all the past Miss MalaysiaIndian (Global) pageants, who return each year to serve their peers in the community. Some among them form the working committee for the annual Miss MalaysiaIndian Global pageant.
MMICare Association is a non-partisan organisation and is committed to the development of all Malaysian women and youth. Hence its grassroot “direct-benefit” programmes transcends racial, political and cultural barriers.
MMICare Association’s primary mission is to “Empower Communities Thru’ Culture, Communication, Education and Sports.”
Over the years the association has carried out a variety of programmes under its GIFT HER WITH LIFE FUND to benefit women and children.
MMICare Association has twice been nominated for the NST/PWC Team Humanitarian Award for its efforts in promoting awareness of cancer among women.
Endorsements and Recognition
MMICare Association projects has been endorsed and supported by:
- The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry
- The Youth and Sports Ministry
- The Tourism Ministry
- Football Association of Malaysia
- The National Council of Women’s Organisation