GNFA is pleased to announce its 2017 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 July 16, 2017. (You may handover your application to Gajinder Singh on Sunday, July 16th in Room #3 between 9:30 AM to 12:00 noon)Please Attach the following supporting Documents:
- Letter from college of admission
- GPA Score
- Sat Score
- One page write up of community service and participation in: (a) GNFA and (b) outside of GNFA
- On Saturday, July 22ndyou will write a 500 words, extempore, Sikhi related essay, and a panel of Judges will interview and pick up the Merit Award Winner. The award will be presented in the afternoon Diwaan of Sunday, July 23rd.
- GNFA will also recognize all 2017 High School and College graduatesofGNFA Community on Sunday, July 23th in the afternoon Diwan (your presence is required). Please reply this e-mail and forward your name to Gajinder Singh ASAP.
For more information, please contact:
Waheguru ji ka Khalsa,
Waheguru ji ki Fateh!
Sadh Sangat ji,
Maryland Health Insurance Enrollment at GNFA
November 27 | December 11 | January 8
10 am to 3 pm
The Maryland State Health Benefit Exchange has appointed American Indian Community Service (AICS) as a counselor and enroller for the Affordable Care Act health insurance enrollments. AICS will be at GNFA lobby at the times specified above. Open enrollment season runs from November 1, 2016 to January 31, 2017. To have your coverage start on January 1, enroll by December 15. Trained and certified counselors will help you enroll in Qualified Health Plans, Medicaid, and CHIPS program. Counseling is available to Medicare eligible or Medicare enrolled members as well. AICS associates will help you compare plans and prices.
What You’ll Need When You Enroll:
Sadh Sangat Ji,
Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji de parkash purab di sadh sangat nu lakh lakh vadhaaye.
Please join us at GNFA Gurdwara on Gurpurab day today to celebrate Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s Parkash Purab. Kirtan schedule for today’s special Gurpurab day diwan is listed below:
Monday, November 14, 2016
**Special Gurpurab Day Evening Kirtan Diwan**
7:15 pm Rehraas Sahib
7:45 pm Kirtan Istri Satsang
8:15 pm Kirtan Bhai Sawinder Singh
8:35 pm Kirtan Bhai Jugmohan Singh
9:00 pm Kavita Sardar Harjap Singh
9:15 pm Samapti and Langar
Cecilia Muñoz, a senior White House official, will visit GNFA and address the sangat in the Asa Di Vaar divan on Sunday, June 12, at 10:15 am. Ms. Munoz is the President’s Domestic Policy Advisor and the Director of the Domestic Policy Council, which coordinates the domestic policy-making process in the White House.
She will speak on religious inclusion and protection, addressing issues that our salient to our community.
Sadh sangat ji,
You are invited to attend the 12th Annual Washington Capital Sikh Youth Kirtan Sammelan on Saturday, May 28th at Guru Nanak Foundation of America from 10 am to 6:30 pm. 25 youth jathas from several gurdwaras will perform shabads in their prescribed raags to the accompaniment of traditional instruments.
Live webcast at passionfortruthtv.com and sikhfreepress.org.
The dress code for GNFA jathas is: [Read more…]