Six Area Teens Receive Scholarships
On Friday, December 20th, the Yuba Sutter Indo American Business Association Members gathered at the Taste of India Restaurant to present six local teenagers with a Youth Driving Scholarship.The Teens and their families were invited to share dinner wtih the Organization before being awarded with their certificates. Also present was Special Guest speaker, Kash Gill, Mayor of Yuba City. Awards were presented by Sonia Cheema and other members of the organization. Gifts were presented to our 2012/13 Judges and also to Mr. Gill.
Photos from the evening celebration, photos by Mr. Surinder Mehta
Award Winners, Judges and Mr. Kash Gill:
From Left to Right Back Row: Courtney Gengler (Judge), Hari Kalia, Inderjit Bajwa, Naseer Ahmad (Scholarship Recipient) Satnam Singh Tatla (Director) Arashdeep Sahota (Scholarship Recipient) Mr. Kash Gill (Yuba City Mayor), Shangara Ralh (Judge) Paul Mehta (Director an First President of Association)
Sitting from left to right: Scholarship Recipients: Summia Shaikh, Icey Tinco, Reena Saroya, Salvador Vargas
Congratulations to the Committee Officers for 2013/14
From Left to Right: Vice Treasurer: Hari Kalia, Secretary: Sanjeev Sharma, Vice Secretary: Deepak Bhakoo, President: Sonia Cheema, Vice President: Jaswinder Mattu, Treasurer: Manish Sondhi
Association Announces the Teen Drivers
Education Scholarship For 2014
The Yuba Sutter Indo American Business Association was established as a way to help the children in the Yuba and Sutter communities. The Organization will give 12 Teens the chance to win a scholarship to have their Drivers Education class paid for. Six upstanding business people in the area will be asked to judge the teens based on their application letter of recommendation from a teacher and a written essay. The students must be between the ages 15 1/2 – 18 years.
The packet (included here) needs to be completely filled out and everything mailed to the Association during the 2014 year to be considered. Application Packets will be accepted throughout the year. Winners of the Scholarship will be announced in October 2014. Students will be presented with the scholarship at an award dinner put on by the organization and its members. Teens that weren’t chosen for the scholarship will be able to reapply the following year if eligible. Twelve Students per year will be chosen for the scholarship. For more information please contact the Organization.
Completed Applications need to be mailed to 552 N. Palora Ave., Suite F, Yuba City, CA 95991 – You can also email info@YubaSutterIABA.org or call 530-870-4564 for more information or if you have questions.
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- Holly Oak Gas& Grocery: Hari Kalia & Varinder Sharma
- Quick Stop Market: Sanjeev Sharma
- Wells Fargo Loan Officer : Deepak Bhakoo
- Farmers Insurance : Naren Mehta