UMA Leaflet Festival
Uttarakhand Mandal of America(UAM)
A 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization
Registered in the year 2007
San Francisco Bay Area, California
what is UMA ?
UMA is 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization registered under the Laws of the State of California.
What is UMA’s Charter?
- promote culture and heritage of Uttarakhand, India
- aid socio-economic development in Uttarakhand, India
- support education to underprivileged people of Uttarakhand, India
UMA Achievements – Details:
$627,000 in scholarships to 612 students from Uttarakhand for higher studies, in partnership with FFE
$12,000 in stipends to 36 under- privileged students from Uttarakhand
$280,000 grant to AIF; completed 6 programs of skill development/ job creation under Operation Rebuild* program
* Operation Rebuild – Kedarnath Floods of 2013 were so devastating, they were termed as Himalayan Tsunami. UMA raised $300,000 which was leveraged to $600,000 by entering into partnership with AIF to help flood impacted people.
Uttarakhand Day at ICC, 2006
Annual Networking EventsUMA PicnicUMA Annual DinnerOther Social events
Social Benefit Programs inFFE (ffe.org) to support higher educationAIF (aif.org) to support employment-based programs *Direct support to underprivileged students – not covered under FFE programs
Note: See Details on the Back
FFE Scholarships in Uttarakhand:
|FFE SCHOLARSHIPS IN UTTARAKHAND|
Who Can Join UMA?
Any person living in the US can join UMA.
Why Should I Join UMA?
NETWORK with fellow Uttarakhandis living in the USsatisfy SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY obligationsparticipate in UMA’s EVENTSbe a part of CHARITABLE programs in Uttarakhandbecome part of close-knit, highly motivated core team
How Can I Join UMA?
email to:firstname.lastname@example.org – mention “MEMBERSHIP” in subject line. Pay membership dues to: email@example.com $50/$100 per year – for individuals/family https://www.umaus.org/ https://www.facebook.com/umaus.org/ https://www.instagram.com/uttarakhand_usa/