Sadh Sangat Ji,
It is with deep sorrow we inform you that Sardarni Gurdeep Kaur Ji, Beloved Mother of Bhai Sahib Jugmohan Singh Ji, passed away yesterday, Thursday, September 11, 2014.
Funeral Services will be held at:
Venue: Donaldson Funeral Home
1411 Annapolis Rd, Route 175 East
Odenton, MD 21113
Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014
Time: 2 PM – 3 PM
Sehaj Path will be begin on Monday, September 15, 2014 at Bhai Sahib’s residence.
14104 Fairdale Rd,
Silver Spring, MD 20905
Bhog Sri Sehaj Path, Kirtan & Antim Ardas will be held at:
12917 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Time: 4:30 PM – 6 PM
There are 4 vacancies for GNFA Elected Trustee positions(two-year term) and 5 vacancies for
GNFA Contributing Trustee positions(five-year term)for 2015, to be filled at November 16, 2014
Elections. The deadline for filing applications is August 31, 2014. Forms may be obtained and
submitted at the treasurer’s desk.
Minimum qualifications for Trustee candidates:
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Dear Saadh Sangat,
We are looking forward to seeing you at the GNFA Picnic 2014 on Monday, September 1st. We were looking for some wonderful sevadars to support the picnic with the following required items. Please sign up for what you can bring and the quantity you are willing to donate.
Thank you so much for your generosity!
DATE: 9/1/2014 (Mon 12:00PM – 4:00PM)
LOCATION: Centennial Park, Pavillion H, Columbia, MD
On July 20th, GNFA Chairperson, Harsharan Kaur presented $2,000 Merit Award to Japsimran Kaur who will continue her education in the field of Human Biology, at the Stanford University, California, which is one of the world’s leading research and teaching institutions. Our congratulations go to Japsimran Kaur who is the daughter of Harjeet Singh and Herjit Kaur.
Every year GNFA gives one, $2,000 Merit Award to a college bound High School graduate. Criteria for the award include: GPA and SAT score; involvement in the GNFA activities; GNFA membership of individual and parents; score in an extempore – Sikhi related essay; an interview; and individual achievements in and outside of GNFA Community. This year Education Committee forwarded the names of four (4) qualified candidates to a panel of three (3) Judges, who pickup the winner.
Also, on Sunday, July 20th, GNFA recognized sixteen (16) – College and High School graduates of GNFA Community. Year 2014 – Graduates were:
College – Simrun Kaur Soni and Amit Singh Vohra.
High School – Arjan Singh Grover; Angad Singh Uppal; Amolak Singh Nagi; Dashmeet Singh Maharaj; Harleen Kaur; Japjyot Singh Goomer; Japsimran Kaur; Jay Singh Birgi; Kunal Singh Khurana; Mangaljar Singh Bahra; Narjeet Singh; Prableen Kaur Chowdhary; Sachi Kaur Soni; and Sahib Singh Mudhar; Every graduate got GNFA Certificatefor their academic excellence, outstanding leadership, and service to others. We are so proud of our Graduates andwish them all, best of luck in their studies and future life.
– Gajinder Singh