Honors and Awards
Today Shri Vasant Gajera has become the Synonym of 'pro-existence', the human responsibility very few successful people realize and respond. He is truly 'an Industrialist with a human face' and of course, a 'great Philanthropist'.
Vasant Gajera born on May 25, 1954 in a middle class agricultural family in Amreli Village, Gujarat, Shri Vasant bhai had a very humble beginning.
With a assertive mind of realizing something 'meaningful' through his life and to carry out the family responsibilities, he set out to Surat with his family' blessings in 1968 to join the Diamond Business. Working as a diamond novice, he learnt the art-of-diamond in the shortest span of four years. Gradually he became an entrepreneur thus launching the renowned Laxmi Diamond, Surat in 1972.
Laxmi Diamond Pvt. Ltd. the company that stands for trust, innovation, value and vision has already achieved the global reckoning with its presence in USA, Middle East, Asia and Europe. The company has been decorated with a number of honorable awards for being the best in the Diamond Industry and for being the carrier of the best human and industry practices.
Vasant Gajera's Contribution in Social Work
The institutions of Smt. S.H. Gajera Charitable Trust span across 9 campuses, comprising a network of 17 schools, 7 colleges, and an orphanage ‘Vatsalya Dham’. Read more...
The Trust in association with Laxmi Diamond Group of Companies and other organizations have supported various health initiatives: blood donation drives, Read more...
Serving the community has been a passion and a fundamental reason why Gajera Trust exists. The founders of the Trust and the torchbearers have always conformed Read more...
Activeness and dedication can get you the things, you have always wished for - Vasant Gajera
The foundation of Gajera Trust was laid in the loving memory of our mother, Smt. Shantaben Haribhai Gajera. Since its inception, the philosophy of the trust and its founding members has been focused on progressive growth for people.
We live with a belief to empower every soul and to be a supporting arm to the society. We want to spread what all of us want "One Happiness".
Gajera Trust work closely in rural development and ensure that all lives get an equal value. Vasant Gajera's vision is to rehabilitate each and every child, enabling them to achieve the highest level of their ability and self-reliance. Our initiative, 'Vatsalya Dham', brings back the soul and prepares children for challenges and opportunities, both in and out of the classroom.
The trust under the leadership of Shri Vasant Gajera has been the torch bearers in leading the community through 'Samuh Lagna', water preservation initiatives like the creation of Check Dams , AIDS awareness camps, tree plantation projects, and saluting our martyred soldiers. During natural calamities like earthquake, floods, etc., the trust has been taking leadership in providing medicines, food packets and in organizing relief medical camps, blood donation camps, etc.
In 2014, Shri Vasant Gajera was conferred the title of “Vatan Na Ratan” by the people of Amreli for his "invaluable contribution towards the society and its welfare; his diligence, integrity and hard work”.