Dear community members, greetings!I feel humbled and honored for the opportunity to serve you as the President of ISWA.
Good news is, we are a strong community of 100,000+ Indians in WA. We are resilient. We have 70+ Indian origin member associations represented by 150 community leaders in the ISWA Council who are ready to work hand in hand with the ISWA Management Committee. No challenge is insurmountable if we all work together, and that is going to be the motto of my team.
Our immediate focus will be to collaborate with our member associations to activate a number of initiatives towards Covid-19 relief, to stand by our brothers and sisters in need.
Our next and undoubtedly the biggest focus area will be delivery of Indian Community Center with a sound plan to service our debt.
On a more medium to longer term, we will operate towards achieving the following outcomes - in line with our Vision, Mission, Objective, and Strategic Plan:
- As the peak body of Indian origin associations in WA, work in harmony and collaboration with our member associations to address short and long term needs of Indian diaspora.
- Take lead in working with the Federal and State Government and other communities to address various social and ethnic issues within the Indian communities
- Provide support to young, new settlers, international students, and our elders of Indian origin.
- Maintain and augment our relationship with the local businesses to create mutual opportunities for growth and fund generation
- Provide a structured support to foster various women's events and initiatives through ISWA's Women's Wing
- Undertake various Digital and technology-driven initiatives to streamline our operational processes
On behalf of the newly elected management committee, I promise you that we will work with full commitment, integrity, and dedication towards the betterment of the Indian diaspora in WA.
Once again, my heartfelt thanks and gratitude to the community for believing in me and my team.
Stay safe and well.
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