The Global Organization of People of Indian Origin - Connecticut Chapter
Invites you to:
The GOPIO-CT Diwali Celebration!
When: Friday, November 13, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
Where: TAWA, 487 Glenbrook Road, Stamford CT
TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT
Adult Tickets : $50
Children and Young Adults (Ages 7 to 21) : $30
GOPIO-CT’s 9th ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET
When: 6:00 P.M., Saturday, June 20TH
Stamford Hilton Hotel
Dear Members and Friends:
GOPIO-CT will host its 9th Annual Awards Banquet this Saturday, June 20th at the Hilton Stamford Hotel, 1 First Stamford Place, Stamford, Connecticut. Please see more details below. This will be a wonderful evening with networking opportunities and great entertainment. The details and bios of the awardees are on the flyer below.
A MEMORABLE EVENING OF COCKTAILS, DINNER, AWARDS, MUSIC, DANCE AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Saturday – June 20, 2015
HILTON STAMFORD HOTEL -STAMFORD
1 First Stamford Place, Stamford, CT 06902
We have a very exciting program this year. The following distinguished guests have indicated their presence:
Senator Richard Blumenthal
Congressman Jim Himes
Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling
Connecticut State Senator Carlo Leone
Connecticut Assemblywoman Toni Boucher
Noted Author Maura Moynihan (Daughter of former Senator Hon. Daniel Patrick Moynihan)
Among Several others.
Buy your tickets in advance. Tickets were sold out in the last two years. You can get your tickets online below:
Dollars for Scholars have extended their deadline! All applications should be submitted online on or before April 17th to be eligible for our scholarship.
If any members of GOPIO have children graduating from high school in Stamford Area, they can go to the link given below for application. While applying, they need to specify "GOPIO Scholarship" in their application so that the review committee will tag them against ours. Please note that being a member alone does not guarantee an award - they still need to meet the criteria listed in the scholarship, and all final decisions will be taken by the Stamford Dollars for Scholars review board.
We are also collecting donations to add to the GOPIO-CT Scholarship Funds. If you would like to donate, please check the link below.
We regret to inform you that due to the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, we have to cancel our Sixth Annual Diwali Event on November 10, 2012. Most of our members and friends have been adversely affected and are working towards getting back normalcy in their lives. All payments will be refunded. Please contact our member through whom you bought your tickets. We sincerely regret any inconvenience to you due to the cancellation, and hope for your continued support.
Thank you and see you at our next event!
Sixth Annual Diwali Celebration - Saturday, November 10 2012. 5 - 10 pm. Dinner, Dancing, Cultural Program, Children's Entertainment UCONN Stamford Campus, Corner of Broad St and Washington Blvd. Free parking at UCONN garage. Download event flyer
India Independence Day Celebration - Saturday, August 18, 2012
Flag hoisting ceremony followed by short entertainment and refreshments Stamford Government Center Lobby – Washington Blvd., Stamford 10:00 am - noon (rain or shine) Download event flyer
For more information please contact: Prakash Chakravarti 203.984.6722 (between 4:00 and 9:00 pm) Shailesh Naik 914.409.2552 Ritu Johorey 203.550.5017 Leena Ramchandani 203.858.7217 Nandita Kotian 203.979.5499