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Sowing the Future

In 2012, the Kuwait-America Foundation raised over $2 million to benefit Women’s World Banking (WWB) and the creation of endowment funds that will provide microcredit loans to women in Egypt, Tunisia, and Lebanon.

At the "Sowing the Future" gala held on March 11, 2012, CIA Director David Petraeus was the Keynote Speaker; actress and UN Women Goodwill Ambassador Nicole Kidman was the Humanitarian Award Recipient; musician Lynda Carter performed; and NBC's David Gregory served as Master of Ceremonies.


CIA Director David Petraeus with Senator Scott Brown and H.E. Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah
CIA Director David Petraeus with Senator Scott Brown and H.E. Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah
H.E. Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah and Mrs. Rima Al-Sabah with  Humanitarian Award Recipient Nicole Kidman and musician Keith Urban
H.E. Ambassador Salem Al-Sabah and Mrs. Rima Al-Sabah with
Humanitarian Award Recipient Nicole Kidman and musician Keith Urban
Kuwait-America Foundation staff with CIA Director David Petraeus
Kuwait-America Foundation staff with CIA Director David Petraeus

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