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IACA responds to plight of Hurricane Sandy victims

January 2013
IACA responds to plight of Hurricane Sandy victims

Standing in front of boxes of clothing and blankets collected for Hurricane Sandy victims are Dr. Saibaba Arcot (front row, second person) and Mrs. Rajshree Arcot (back row, 5th from right), along with their team, including IACA President Kaushal Tripathi (front, third person) and Board Member Dr. Paddy Sharma (back, 7th from right).

 

In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy in the northeastern United States, two members of the India America Cultural Association (IACA) spearheaded a relief effort. In November and December, Dr. Saibaba Arcot and Mrs. Rajshree Arcot of Covington, Georgia, understanding the plight of the hurricane victims, collected used clothing for men, women, and children, especially winter wear, along with blankets and comforters. This collection drive was done under the leadership of Mr. Kaushal Tripathi, President, and Dr. Paddy Sharma, Board Member.

 

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