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The Sikh Coalition News
September 24, 2011

Bay Area Sangat Raises over $55,555 while participating in the first-ever ‘5K for the 5Ks’ Walk/Run

September 24, 2011 (Sunnyvale, California) – On Saturday September 17, 2011, over 450 enthusiastic community members participated in the Sikh Coalition’s first annual Bay Area 5K for the 5Ks Walk/Run.  Participants ranged from infants in strollers to energetic grandparents in their nineties. The event surpassed all expectations for celebrating the Sikh identity and raised over $55,555 for the Sikh Coalition.  Thank you walkers/runners!

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The walk/run was followed by food, fun and entertainment. Ishmeet Narula, Mandeep Sethi, Raginder 'Violinder' Momi, and BAR-B: Bay Area Royal Bhangra rocked the stage. Children also particpated on stage as they sat down for story time with Inni Kaur, sang rhymes with Kikli and participated in a magic show with Vikram Singh. A youth focused activity area kept the young ones busy in Sikh focused arts & crafts and offered Sikh children’s books and games.

Sapreet Kaur, Executive Director of the Sikh Coalition stated, “It is so inspiring to see the community come together to celebrate the Sikh identity and inspire our youth to realize Guruji’s vision for the Khalsa. ”

The Sikh Coalition would like to extend a very special thanks to our event sponsors:

In addition, the Sikh Coalition is extremely grateful to the volunteer committee who made this special event a huge success: Haramrit Dhaliwal, Naunihal Singh, Neha Singh Gohil, Nirvair Singh, Parveen Dhillon, Prabhjot Ahluwalia & Sabeena Singh.  

If you are interested in learning more, please email 5kfor5ks@sikhcoalition.org

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