Shaikha Rima Al-Sabah, wife of the Kuwaiti Ambassador to the United States Sheikh Salem Al-Sabah, has made it to the list of 100 most powerful women in Washingtonian magazine. Specifically to the top of the “International Powers” category.
Shaikha Rima & Shaikh Salem are famous for their efforts in helping those in need. Hosting a Gala dinner to raise money for a different beneficiary every year.
The Gala dinners which Al-Sabah’s host has become one of Washington’s most sought-after and exclusive events, with an A-list of guests including former U.S. Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former first lady Laura Bush, former Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice and Colin Powell, Hollywood stars Ben Affleck, Leonardo Dicaprio, Michael Douglas and Angelina Jolie.
See the full list of 100 most powerful women in Washington here (Shaikha Rima is on page 3)