Indian communities in Atlanta, GA gathered together at Dunwoody Station Apartments to celebrate the 67Independence Day. The event brought together more than 200 people from surrounding neighborhoods. Parents
and elders visiting their families in US, several Indian residents with their families and friends also participated in this occasion to make it a successful event.
Local residents get together to celebrate the Indian Independence Day on August 15th, 2013.
Flag Hoisting at Dunwoody Station Apartments, Atlanta, GA
The event commenced at 7:30PM with an introductory speech by Mr.Ravindra, the father of Ms.Archana, a surviving twin from an automobile crash. Following this the flag hoisting ceremony was conducted with the Indian nationals paying proud respects to their homeland and they stood in honor to the National Anthem.
Event sponsors: WINGS Productions Ltd, Indian Bazar, Smart Systems LLC and Dunwoody Dons.
The Dunwoody Dons Cricket team organized the Indian Independence Day as well as ran a fundraiser program to support the rehabilitation costs of Ms.Archana, a surviving twin who was involved in a major automobile crash in 2010.They raised $1200 with the support of local sponsors, residents and philanthropists welcomingly contributing toward this noble cause. More details can be found on the website www.helparchana.com
The entire event was made possible by the coordination of Mr. Suresh Karothu, Team Manager and Mr. Satish Bijinapally, Team Captain for the Dunwoody Dons Cricket Team along with the enthusiastic support from the
Dunwoody Dons Team.
Ms.Archana, automobile crash survivor, lending spirited support for the occasion.
Local artists and DJ’s Kamal Satuluru, Neehar and Anurag Gupta brought heartwarming inspiration to the audience with their patriotic songs.Local artists and DJs entertaining the audience
Local videographer and photographer, Praveen Boppana and Suresh Vellanki, covered the event and activities that was promoted by Wings Productions, LLC.
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