It is hereby notified to all the eligible candidates that the election for the NOA Executive Committee for the next term after the expiration of the current EC on May 24, 2014. The election shall be held for the following positions on May 24, 2014, at 1 PM in the following address.
Eastern Middle School
300 University Blvd, East
Silver Spring, MD 20901
Positions Candidacy Fees No of positions
President $50.00 1
First Vice-President $35.00 1
Second Vice President $35.00 1
General Secretary $25.00 1
Secretary $25.00 1
Treasurer $25.00 1
Members $20.00 3
The nomination papers should be sent to the following address on or before May 7, 2014 with the check payable to NOA. The candidate should provide following information in their nomination papers.
Name of the candidate:
Address of the candidate:
Name of the position to be contested:
Short background of candidate in terms of organizational works:
The nomination paper should be sent to:
2307 Tecumseh St,
Adelphi, MD 20783
A candidate may file for one position only.
The election will be held as per the rules and regulations of NOA constitution, and those not outlined in the rules, will be formulated by this commission.
The democratic practices will be fully applied during the election process.
NOA Election Commission 2014
Mr. Hariman Shrestha - Chairman 240-485-7590
Mr. Balaram Joshi-Vice Chair 240-898-6331
Mr. Ganesh Kayastha- Member 301-680-9797
Dr. Maheswor Baidya - Member 240-264-6751
Mr. Ratna Kaji Shakya - Member 301-340-3837
Dear NOA friends and community members,
We are writing to share sad news affecting friends in our community. The Newah Organization of America (NOA) families are very saddened to learn about the sudden passing of Mr. Madhusudan Pikha at age 90 on Monday, March 31, 2014, at 12:30 a.m., in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Mr. Pikha was the beloved father of NOA Life Member Mr. Bhuban Pikha, and he is survived by his wife, 4 sons, 1 daughter, and 9 grandchildren. Mr. Pikha was a gentle and kindhearted person, who touched many lives and contributed a lot in the community during his fruitful life.
We extend our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the entire Pikha family. Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Bhuban Pikha and his family at this difficult time.
The Executive Committee
Newah Organization of America
SAVE THE DATE! NOA's 13th Annual Convention and General Meeting, Saturday May 24, 2014
Dear NOA friends, families, and well wishers,
It is our great pleasure to cordially invite you to the Newah Organization of America's 13th Annual Convention and General Meeting in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. Please mark your calendar for Saturday May 24, 2014. As always, we will have very informative presentations on the NOA convention theme, a well-known cultural program, and a special program for kids. The time, venue, and more details of the convention will be announced soon.
Come join us over the Memorial Day holiday weekend for our traditional gathering of NOA members, friends, families, and supporters! For more information, please contact:
Sponsorships and donations: NOA welcomes contributions from any individual or company wanting to sponsor any of the planned programs. NOA will be grateful for your support of our activities! All donations and contributions to NOA are tax deductible; NOA is a fully accredited permanent 501C3 Tax-Exempt, Non-Profit, Public Charitable Organization.Please click the following Donate button to donate and sponsor.
We hope you will accept our invitation to come and spend the day with us. Thank you very much in advance for your participation in and continued support of NOA.
Again, don’t forget to mark your calendar for Saturday, May 24th—and help us by forwarding this announcement to your friends and family. We hope to see you there!
The Executive Committee
Newah Organization of America (NOA)