Pooja Anand has a simple platform: Inspire and help others to spread kindness, increase confidence and empower youth and young women to stay true to themselves. Pooja strives to be a positive role-model and finds her passion in leading others to reach their full potential. This exotic beauty was born in India and moved to Canada when she was five years old. As a graduate in Psychology honours, entrepreneur, and aspiring author, Pooja embodies both beauty and brains. In 2009, Pooja was the Ambassador for her city and as Miss Kelowna represented her community with pride and poise. She has taken part in parades nationally and internationally, has given numerous speeches and presentations while volunteering for several charities and organizations- the Canadian Cancer Society, Juvenile Diabetes, United Way, and more. In 2011, Pooja raised $10,000 for Variety-the Children’s Charity and is thrilled to continue to endorse them. Aside from academia and being an inspiration for young women, she has over seven years of retail and customer service experience, models for local photographers and is open to the fashion and film industry. Her humanitarian spirit and genuine desire to help others defines the phrase


"Beauty with a Purpose."






Pooja Anand: Beauty With A Purpose -  Humanitarian Spirit


Photo by Suzanne Le Stage