IAGB Republic Day 2021
A Cultural Extravaganza
IAGB will celebrate its annual Republic Day event in pomp and style, on January 30th at 6.30 pm. An attractive line up of stars and performers are lined up for the event.
The Chief Guest for the event will be the Hon’ble Consul General of India, New York, Randhir Jaiswal. The event will have a grand beginning with the opening Anthems of USA and India sung by Mary Millben, the well known American singer/actor. There are cultural performances, comprising music and dance from various parts of India, showcasing the country’s diversity and unique identity.
GRAND MUSIC CONCERT
By Sudesh Bhosale and Vaishali Made
The grand music concert for the day will be jointly presented by the versatile, singer, performer, voice artist, and Bollywood celebrity Sudesh Bhosale and the famous playback singer Vaishali Made of the “Pinga” song from the movie Bajirao Mastaani. This concert will feature a live orchestra and music band.
Congratulations to all the winners and thank you all the participants and judges.
(Kindergarten to 2nd Grade)
- 1st: Siddharth Vikram
- 2nd: Abhinav Nambudiri
- 3rd: Madhav Nayar
- Arjun Menon
- Srimanth Aroon
(3rd Grade to 5th Grade)
- 1st: Sarvesh Madhadik
- 2nd: Avni Bansal
- 3rd: Shriram Shenoy
- Srivatsan Marimuthu
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Recent Events Gallary
A Fireside Chat with Mary Milben
Join us for a special event – A Fireside Chat with, Mary Milben, Acclaimed Singer/Performer – on January 28th at 7:30pm. Mary Milben is stated to perform the anthems at IAGB Republic Day 2021, Grand Finale on the 30th.
This will be moderated by Clint Vailadares, Senior Director – Berklee School of Music.
Virtual Republic Day 2021
We are excited to announce the details for upcoming Republic Day 2021 celebrations. The virtual Republic Day will be celebrated on January 30, 2021. There will be several friendly virtual competitions for all ages in the coming days, As part of the grand celebration, there will be a unique virtual parade that will showcase India’s diversity in various ways, and professional performances that will add talent and color to the event.
IAGB CARES FOOD DRIVE – HOLIDAY GIVING
The year end holidays are a time of reflection and thankful for all that we have. Many families are struggling with the challenges of poverty to put the food on the table, and the coronavirus pandemic has only made it more difficult to stay nourished and find food assistance.
In the spirit of giving, consider giving back to the community during this holiday season while brightening someone’s day. Help a hungry family.
IAGB invites you to help the following food pantries with the essential needed items. Please make your generous donations.
Lazarus House Food Pantry
- Canned Vegetables
- Pasta (Any Type)
- Canned Pasta Sauce
- Canned Ravioli/Spaghetti
- White Rice (1lb bag or box)
- Macaroni & Cheese
- Peanut Butter
- Cerial Boxes
- Canned Soups
If you prefer, you may order online for delivery to Lazarus House (412 Hampshire St, Lawrence, MA 01841) from Amazon or Walmart using the below buttons.
Nashua Children’s Home
- Mashed Potato
- Canned Vegetables
- Corn, Green Beans
- Rolls, Apple Cider,
- Apple Pie, Pumpkin Pie
- Cranberry juice, Orange Juice
- Cereals, etc
Drop off your generous donations at any of these locations(Andover, Burlington, Hopkinton, Lexington, Littleton, Nashua, Newton, Westford, Winchester). If you prefer to have your donations picked up, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Sushil Motwani – 7 Christian Way, Andover MA
- Vaishali Gade – 19 Maryvale Rd, Burlington, MA
- Guru Samaga – 2 Honeysuckle Cir, Hopkinton, MA
- Kamala Raju – 4 Marshall Road, Lexington MA 02420
- Sanjay Gowda – 8 McIntosh Ln, Littleton MA
- Veeresh Angadi – 24 Cherrywood Dr, Nashua NH
- Supriya Shekar – 336 Elliot St, #B, Newton MA
- Jeyanthi Ghatraju – 3 Barrister Dr, Westford, MA
- Yogita Miharia – 12 Wendel St, Winchester, MA
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