Ethical Communication Workshop – Dec 5, 2015

GNFA Workshop Dec 5, 2015

Organized by Sikh Affairs Committee, GNFA

About the Speaker:

Jessi Kaur from CA.
Jessi is a well known author, and an internationally celebrated Speaker on the message of Gurbani in today’s context.

 Who should attend:

Youth, Adults, Seniors, everyone who thinks communication and communicating is important!

Date: Saturday, December 5, 2015
Venue: Guru Nanak Foundation of America (GNFA)
Time: 2 – 4:30pm

Light refreshments will be served.

Guru Nanak Sahib ji Gurpurab celebrations

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GNFA Welcomes Bhai Jaspal Singh Ji Ponta Sahib Wale our visiting Jatha for November..

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Annual GNFA General Body Meeting and Elections on November 15, 2015

This is to announce that as per the GNFA By-laws Article II (1), the regularly scheduled annual general body meeting will be held on Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 2 PM. The quorum sheet will be available for signing starting at 8:00 a.m. Please bring valid ID.

 

In keeping with GNFA By-laws Article II (4), the agenda for the meeting is as follows:

 

  1. Chairperson’s Report and Committee Reports
  2. Presentation of 2014 Audit Report. (attached)

 

In keeping with GNFA By-laws Article II (3), GNFA, General elections will be held on Sunday, November 15, between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Quorum is not required for elections. A valid ID is required.

There are 5 vacancies for contributing trustees and 2 vacancies for elected trustee. Results announced that night. Here is a list of candidates:

Contributing Canditates (5):

Mrs. Kirandeep Gill

Dr. Daljeet Singh Saluja

Mr. Manmeet Singh

Mr. Avtar Singh

Mr. Surpal Singh Birgi

Elected Trustees (2):

Mr.  Prabhjot Singh Kohli

Mrs. Harsharan Kaur (Harsharan G. Singh)

 

Sincerely,

 

Paramvir Singh Soni

Recording Secretary

 

Attachment:

GNFA_ 2014 Audited Financial Statements

Pictures of Lab Tests, Blood Donation and Health Fair at GNFA on Sep 13 and Sep 27

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Pictures of Lab Tests, Blood Donation and Health Fair at GNFA on Sep 13 and Sep 27

 

 

India Abroad article on Health Events at GNFA

Health Fair at Silver Spring Gurdwara draws over 500 from diverse communities across the DC Metropolitan area!

18 tents, 8 rooms, parking lot filled, 350 patients helped, 200 people got free lab tests sponsored by Quest Diagnostics, 185 people got free flu shots sponsored by Walgreens, 73 diabetic retinopathy screenings, 53 bone density scans.

On a pleasant and inspiring September afternoon the Sikh American community of Maryland, partnering with the American Diversity Group, hosted a successful Health Fair at the Guru Nanak Foundation of America (GNFA.)

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Bhai Kahan Singh ji ‘Sevapanthi’ at GNFA, Fri, Sept 4.

Sadh Sangat ji,
Please attend kirtan-katha and discussion by Bhai Kahan Singh ji ‘Sevapanthi’ at GNFA on Friday, Sept 4, 8:45pm- 9:30 pm. Bhai sahib ji is associated with an organization called Bhai Kanhaiya Charitable Trust that runs dental and medical hospitals and several schools in Punjab. They are currently involved in building a cancer hospital in Punjab.

Please see flyer for more details.

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Free Lab Tests and Health Fair at GNFA

 

Sadh sangat is invited to avail of multiple free medical resources, all conveniently located under one tent.

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GNFA Annual Picnic – Sept 7, 2015

GNFA Annual Picnic 

Monday, September 7, 2015 (Labor Day)

12 pm – 4 pm

Centennial Park, East Area (Pavillon H)

4800 Woodland Rd

Ellicott City, MD 21042

Enjoy delicious food and games with family and friends.

Poetry and Dialogue – July 24, 2015

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GNFA Youth Merit Award and Graduate Recognition – 2015

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂਜੀਕਾਖ਼ਾਲਸਾਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂਜੀਕੀਫ਼ਤਹਿ

  1. GNFA is pleased to announce its 2015 Youth merit award of $2,000 to a college bound HS Senior. Please read the attached compliance criteria and submit the application form no later than Sunday, July 19, 2015. A panel of Judges will interview and pick up the candidate on Saturday, July 25th. Merit Award will be presented on Sunday, July 26th in the afternoon Diwan.
  2. GNFA will also recognize all 2015 High School and College graduates of GNFA Community on Sunday, July 26th. Please forward your name with e-mail address to Gajinder Singh ASAP.

For more information, please contact: Gajinder Singh, at410-740-1225 (H); 410-370-3684 (C)

or gajindersingh@yahoo.com

 

Attachments:

YouthMeritAwardAnnouncement2015

YouthMeritAwardApplicationForm2015

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