Saheli Volunteer Jonjy Ananth Receives a YWCA Award

The YWCA of Worcester, working to eliminate racism and empower women gave their 2017 award to Saheli Volunteer Jonjy Ananth, MD, MPH, on October 16th, 2017 to recognize his commitment to ending domestic violence. Congratulations to Jonjy from all the Saheli’s for this wonderful award during October, the month that commemorates our commitment to ending…

Saheli Receives INE Best Non-Profit in NE Choice Award

On October 28th, Saheli was the proud recipient of the INE Best Non-Profit in NE Award. Several notable community entrepreneurs, civic leaders, physicians, artists and music schools also received awards. Three Board members, two staff and several volunteers were present at the award ceremony held at the Westin Hotel in Waltham. Board member Kumkum Pareek…

Saheli’s Recent Awards

By: Mani Dixit Since 1996, Saheli has been providing necessary services to South Asian women and families. In recognition of their work, Saheli has received the following recognition listed below in the past two years: Usha Vakil Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Leader Bank Usha Vakil, Saheli Board member was honored with the Lifetime Achievement…

Saheli Family Services Coordinator Receives Award for Service

Rita Shah, Saheli Family Services Coordinator, has been chosen to receive the National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Community Service Award for her community service and for embracing diversity. She will receive this distinguished honor on behalf of Partners in Transportation Diversity Committee, a group within the Massachusetts Department of Transportation on Monday, May 9th at…

Saheli’s Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award for Exemplary Service

ANNUAL ASIAN AMERICAN COMMISSION HONORS COMMUNITY’S HERITAGE AND DIVERSITY. BOSTON – On Thursday, October 15, 2015, the Asian American Commission (AAC) of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will highlight the extraordinary work of individuals and organizations within the Asian American community of the state at their Ninth Annual Unity Dinner: Honoring Our Heritage, Celebrating Our Diversity.”…

Asian American Commission to Honor Saheli With Lifetime Achievement Award

(Article originally published in India New England on October 8, 2015) BOSTON – On Thursday, Oct. 15, the Asian American Commission of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will honor Saheli with Lifetime Achievement Award. The Commission, known as AAC, will also highlight the extraordinary work of individuals and organizations within the Asian American community of the…