SACO holds annual Interfaith Holiday Party


The South Asian Community Outreach (SACO) held their sixth annual Interfaith Holiday Party on Thursday, Dec. 21 at Royal Albert’s Palace in Fords, NJ.

About 400 people of different faiths came to socialize and celebrate the holidays.


The party was also started with a prayer by religious leaders of different faiths including Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism and Islam.

“No matter what hatred and messages people are sending across about different religions, people are still united and are living side by side, peacefully in America,” said Sam Khan, the founder and president of SACO.

Dilip Chauhan being honored

Many were also awarded and honored for their involvement in the community this year:

  • Padma Shri H.R. Shah – Citizen of the Year
  • Bishnu Maya Pariyar – Community Service
  • Balinder Singh Kundu – Service Impact
  • Dilip Chauhan – Community Outreach
  • Kulraaj Bhushan Anand – South Asian Community Voice
  • Mohammad Zubair – Civic Awareness
  • Jimmy Small – Social Justice
  • Clarisa Romero – Community Leadership



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Yes, I would like to receive emails from DESI TALK Headlines!. Sign me up!

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: News India Times | Desi Talk Headlines | Desi Talk Chicago, 1655 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ, 08820, http://Parikh Worldwide Media. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact