November Advocate: Media Initiative Launched!
Last month, SALDEF launched a historic new media initiative on behalf of Sikh Americans. As part of the initiative, SALDEF selected 15 Sikh Americans to join our inaugural Speakers Bureau class and receive media training at NBC News headquarters in Washington, D.C.
SALDEF Media Initiative Kicks Off at NBC News Washington
SALDEF is proud to announce the roll-out of our historic new media initiative on behalf of Sikh Americans. This nationwide initiative will harness the power of digital and traditional mainstream channels to educate the U.S. media and public about Sikh Americans and the Sikh faith.
Photos: SikhLEAD Leadership Development Program and Fauja Singh
Over Columbus Day Weekend, SALDEF hosted its third annual Leadership Development Program (LDP), under its ground-breaking SikhLEAD initiative. This class of 18 talented and motivated young Sikh leaders was selected from an impressive pool of applicants from across the country. These SikhLEADers come from 10 different states.
Photos: An Evening of Inspiration at the National Gala
On October 12, 2013, SALDEF held its National Gala “United We Stand” in Washington, D.C. Past awardees, government officials, and guests joined supporters from across the country to recognize the progress that our community makes when it stands together. (Click here to see photos from the event.)