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Matters of Interest
How the Anglo-Indian community created two No 1 hockey teams
AIs in the 1st World War
AIs in the Air Force
AIs in the Indian Air Force
Ian Gomes, Piano Man
Tony Brent, Byculla Boy
In The Limelight
Those Were The Days
ARAIA's Public Liability Insurance Document
ARAIA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS
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2017 THE MANGO CUP
Congratulations to ARAIA members for winning the Mango Cup and trophy.
Well done to the Members from the Mangalorean Catholic Association of Sydney (Inc.), the Goan Overseas Association of NSW & The Sydney East Indian Association teams.
Our thanks to Aaron Braganza for his photographs. To view more photographs and to place an order please contact Aaron via this link: http://aaronbraganza.zenfolio.com/2017_mango_cricket_cup/2128840444/appstart.html
ARAIA’S BOARD OF TRUSTEES'
‘BUY A BRICK’ FUNDRAISER CAMPAIGN
ARAIA is committed to our Founders’ vision to ‘own an estate to look after our elderly and our community’.
To achieve this vision, ARAIA’s Board of Trustees started a ‘Buy a Brick’ Fundraiser Campaign. We are working towards raising funds to build our own Retirement Village and a Function Centre.
This campaign has had a lot of support from the community and is continuing to grow. ARAIA is now closer than ever to achieving this goal.
We invite you to join us in this special ‘Buy a Brick’ Fundraising Campaign. All contributions can be made directly into ARAIA’s Trust Account:
Encompass Credit Union,
Acc Name: ARAIA Trust Funds,
Acc. No.: 900077602
After donating to the Trustees' Fund, please email your name, date of deposit and amount deposited to Ms Glynnis Soans, President of the Board of Trustees, firstname.lastname@example.org, who will provide you with a receipt.
For more Details about this project please contact Ms Glynnis Soans on Mob: 0402 078 184 or email: email@example.com.
ARAIA'S BOARD OF TRUSTEES FABULOUS 50S DANCE
The evening was well attended by ARAIA's Members and Guests. The Guest of Honour at the Fabulous 50's Dance was IAF Flt Lt Alfred Cooke (Retd.).
This Fabulous event made possible by our Sponsors, Ms Elaine Roach, Chairperson, Spark Group of Companies (sparkhomes.com.au) & Mr Hector Soans.
The President of the Trustees' Board, Ms Glynnis Soans, was at her sparkling and energetic best.
The venue was decorated for the perfect 50s theme event, with Live Music of the 50s provided by two Anglo Indian Bands, 'The Shuffle Boys' & 'The Silva Stars'.
The event was Compered by Jean Mcdonald.
Three Anglo-Indian caterers served us with sumptuous Anglo-Indian food, making this one of the best culinary events of the year.
Left to Right: Alfred Cooke with Hector Soans, Marina Soans, Genevieve Tennent, Noel French, Glynnis Soans, Max French & Carol Ann Perry.