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KAIRALI NEWS BULLETIN - May 2016

Registration for the Basket Ball Tournament is OPEN now.

Registration closes on June 12, 2016. 

Kairali Souvenir 2016
Kairali of Baltimore is inviting articles, poems, short stories, and other materials to be published in the Kairali Souvenir 2016.  Original materials from members of Kairali will be given preference for publication in 2016 souvenir. Please rush your entries for review to souvenir@kairaliofbaltimore.com
Kairali is also requesting members to forward advertisements, family greetings with pictures to be published in the souvenir for a nominal charge as follows,

  • Family Greetings - $50.00
  • Advertisements - $100.00 (Half Page) $200.00 (Full Page)

View the previous editions of Kairali Souvenir on our website

            http://www.kairaliofbaltimore.com/souvenir.html

Last day to submit your materials is July 15, 2016

Kairali Classifieds
To advertise on Kairali Classifieds page, please visit the link below and submit the details to website moderators.  Moderators will review the material and approved items will be posted on the classifieds page within 2 to 5 days. This service is open to community members only who want to exchange/sell/buy personal items at a reasonable cost or at no cost.

​​http://www.kairaliofbaltimore.com/classifieds.html

Kairali of Baltimore will be organizing a one-day free educational workshop on various topics - Auto/Home Insurance, Home Mortgage, Taxation, Living Will, Social Security, Medicare Benefits and Financial Planning for Retirement. Many of our community members are unaware about the rules and privileges that we are eligible with regards to the above mentioned topics. We will have prominent speakers on each topic to handle the educational workshop. You all are welcome to attend the class and avail more knowledge about the above topics. 

Kindly note that the seats are limited. Please reserve your seats by registering online before July 17th, 2016 by using the following link. The seats will be allotted on the basis of first come first served. 

Register Online - http://www.kairaliofbaltimore.com/workshopregistration.html

Blood Donation Drive
Due to scheduling conflicts Kairali Blood Drive has been rescheduled to September 24th 2016. If you are interested in donating Blood on September 24th, please contact 
info@kairaliofbaltimore.com

www.kairaliofbaltimore.com | info@kairaliofbaltimore.com

Family Camping Trip - Poconos, PA
Kairali of Baltimore's Youth Committee organized a family camping trip to Poconos, PA. Youth Committee chair, Nadia Nazar along with Kairali President Saju Markose, Sabeena Nazar and Thomas Jose helped out in organizing this trip. Several Kairali families joined in this fun filled trip on May 28th & 29th, 2016. Everybody had so much fun in camping at the beautiful wooded area and engaged in all different activities like volleyball, basketball, DJ dancing, various games and camp fire with s'mores.  Everyone joined an adventurous white water rafting in the Lehigh river.

Volunteering at Soup Kitchen
Kairali of Baltimore Women's forum has organized a volunteer visit on May 30, 2016 to Our Daily Bread (Soup Kitchen) which is a shelter for homeless people. 11 members volunteered at the facility. Kairali Volunteers served lunch and clean up after lunch along with other volunteers for 685 people.  It was a good experience for the volunteers. To all the volunteers, your hard work and time is greatly appreciated.  May GOD bless us all. 

Free Educational Workshop

May 7th, 2016 was a landmark moment for Indian American nurses in the state of Maryland. Nurses and nursing students with Indian heritage came together to celebrate Nurses'  Week.  Under the leadership of Dr. Alphonsa Rahman, the first meeting of the Indian American Nurses Association of Maryland (IANAM) was kicked off. The following were elected for a two year term to the executive board: Dr. Alphonsa Rahman (President), Lincy Koodaly (Vice President), Dr. Sheeba Paranilam (Secretary), Ammini Ninan (Joint Secretary), Chinnu Abraham (Treasurer), Aleese Francis (Joint Treasurer), Solly Abraham (Membership Chair), Surya Chacko (Program Coordinator), Eldo Chacko (Event Manager), Vijaya Ramakrishnan (Professional Development), Ashley James (Communications), and Media/Technology (Balasubramanium Kulandaivel). IANAM is a non-profit organization serving as a resource for professional development, mentoring, and networking for Indian American nurses and nursing students.

                                            President - Saju Markose | Secretary - Alphonsa Rahman | Treasurer - Joseph Zacharia

Vice President - Sheeba Alousyes | Jt. Secretary - Gillet Kooran |  Jt. Treasurer - Jane Mathew | Ex-Officio - Rahman Kadaba | Editor - Sabeena Nazar