The Sikh Coalition Avaaz January 12, 2011 [ http://www.youtube.com/user/SikhCoalition?feature=mhum#p/u/0/yTRQulm7-Ho ] Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh! We wanted to take a moment and share some exciting news about the 2010 year-end fundraising campaign. With your support we raised *$504,040*! This is a victory for the entire Panth. Pooling our resources and supporting this important work further ensures that Sikhs can and will practice their faith fearlessly. Highlights from the 2010 end-of-year fundraising campaign: * *$504,040 *raised from community members * Sikh philanthropists committed *$180,000* to the matching fund * Individual donations ranging from *$5 - $50,000* * Average donation of *$50* * *5 *new corporate donors * *1 *multi-national corporate-sponsored event (Kenneth Cole) * Support from around the world: Australia, Canada, China, Great Britain, India, New Zealand We would like to thank all Coalition supporters for your tireless commitment to this work and your generous dasvandh. The community's progress in 2010 was made possible through your contributions. Please continue to keep us in mind throughout 2011. The best way to financially support the Coalition as it strives to become an enduring Sikh-American institution is by giving a monthly recurring donation. This type of giving, allows us to focus more of our energy and resources on programmatic initiatives. www.sikhdonate.org Again, thank you. Your support both inspires and humbles us. Press release via private email message.