March 2018: Living Will and Healthcare Proxy Workshop
IAGB hosted, in partnership with the India Circle for Caring USA, Inc. (ICC), a series of workshops to discuss 'Living Will and Healthcare Proxy'. The workshops were held in Chelmsford and Cambridge. The discussion focused on the impact of these key topics on our lives. Attendees left with information and a document that they can complete in the privacy of their home.
January 27, 2018: Republic Day Mela
IAGB organized twelve (12) competitions and a cultural performances segment under one roof in a day-long Republic Day Mela. Over 2000 people attended this event, with approximately 500 community members participating and performing across the competitions and cultural segment.
Venue: Burlington High School, Burlington, MA Time:1:00 PM - 8:30 PM
December 9, 2017: Well Wish Cards Project & Donation Drive
In partnership with Cradles to Crayons to benefit local children living in low income and homeless situations. IAGB will gather select items for donation. Additionally, your children can come in and design a 'well wish' greeting card with a message to go with the donation. Our goal is to send at least 100 cards from our community.
Venue: Burlington Library, Burlington, MA Time: 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
December 9, 2017: Special Hearing for By-Laws Update (Members Only)
The IAGB by-laws are being revised and will need to be approved via a Special Hearing of the General Body. Updated draft will be shared with members via email and posted on the website three weeks prior to the Special Hearing.
Venue: Burlington Library, Burlington, MA Time:3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
November 18, 2017: Consulate Facilitation Camp: Consulate@YourDoorstep
IAGB partnered with Global Indians for Bharat Vikas (GIBV) to organize a camp wherein applicants for Indian passports/visa/OCI cards could get their applications pre-approved before submitting to CKGS. There was a community reception and Q&A with the recently appointed Consul General of India in New York and the Deputy Consul General.
Venue: Chinmaya Mission, Andover, MA Time: 11am to 3pm