Sixth Annual Golf Tournament Successful

Karuna Charities' Sixth Annual Golf Tournament was held at the Reston National Golf Club, Reston, Virginia on Saturday, June 6, 2005.

The golfers were teed off at 10:00 a.m. Sixty-seven golfers registered for the event.

The Indian Deputy Chief of Mission, Mr. Raminder Jassal and India's star cricketer, Mr. Kapil Dev added were special guests and added charm and zest to the fine occasion.

The golfers were flagged off by the president, Mrs. Amrit Kalotra. At the end of the day, there was a prize distribution ceremony followed by a barbeque.

The golf committee consisted of Sathya Devi Roy, Anita Raj, Joe Ratra, Jeff Wycliff, Charan Ahluwalia, Ajay Kalotra.

The barbeque committee was composed of Promila Banik, Savita Malhotra, Kavita Kuthelea. Sangita Kalotra, Puspe Raje.

The fundraising committee consisted of Amrit Kalotra, Kanti Singhm Jasbir Sethi,Bina Dhir, Sujata Avasthi.

Golf was followed by awards and a delicious barbecue dinner.

The following prizes were awarded:  

bulletLowest Drive Front Nine
bulletKaruna Team Champion, 2005
bulletLongest Drive Back Nine
bulletKaruna Men's Champion 2005
bulletClosest to the Pin Front Nine
bulletKaruna's Senior Champion, 2005
bulletClosest to the Pin Back Nine
bulletKaruna Champion, 2005

And, the Kiran Kadian Memorial Cup, 2005 in memory of our dear colleague who passed away in December was also awarded. Kiran is survived by her husband, Rajesh, two daughters and a son.

Karuna Charities would like to thank all the golfers and the following for their support: Hughes Network Systems, Mr. Pradhman Kaul (CEO and President); IBTCI: Chairman and CEO, Mr. Jayant S. Kalotra; Kuruna Charities Well Wisher; Loans & Mortgages: Mr. Puneet Ahluwalia; Perma Center for Health Medicines & Wellness (703) 506-8401; Reston National Golf Cub; Simon Krowitz Meadows & Bortnik P A; Jasbir and Dr. Baljeet Sethi; Jessica Ratra M.D.P.A; Bina and Surendra Dhir; Around the World Travels (866) 692 8946, Mr. & Mrs. Kuthealas; Madhu and Daman Walia; Monica and Kevin Doyle; Radiance Anti-Aging Clinic (301) 947 7726; Sarah Quereshi, Realtor (703) 868 1715; Savita and Brij Malhotra; Sujata and Ajay Awasthi; Kavelle and Ken Bajaj; Sathya and Joydeb Roy; and Joyce and Ken Robbins

Karuna Charities' members look forward to your participation in the next annual event, the Eighth Gala Diwali Dinner.

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