Gina Bianca Bhatia- 2016 Woman of Distinction
Meet Gina Bianca Bhatia
Gina Bianca Bhatia, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana into an Italian family. Her calling to philanthropy was inspired by her late Mother and began at age 10 when she accompanied her Mother to an Infant Center for orphaned babies and toddlers. It was at that time that Gina realized she would forever be of service to those in need.
The wife of a prominent surgeon who gives life on a daily basis, Gina is also the mother of three children. In the midst of these demands, she has managed to make time for many non-profits including: The Houston Ballet, The March of Dimes Guild, Texas Children's Hospital, The Houston Symphony and the US Fund for UNICEF to name a few!
Gina has been recognized as March of Dimes Best Dressed and has been honored by Fresh Faces of Fashion, Virtuosi of Houston, Easter Seals Hats Off to Mothers, The Holly Rose Ribbon Foundation and Petset! She has also chaired: The March of Dimes Signature Chef's Gala, The Houston Ballet Ball, The Houston Symphony Wine Dinner, The San Jose' Art with Heart Gala, The Indian Film Festival and The University of St. Thomas Mardi Gras Gala to name a few! Gina says that her children and her family are the greatest gift of all! We think she is a gift to ALL!