New Jersey: North American Telugu Association (NATA) New Jersey team has organized a membership drive on April 18, 2015. This drive was organized by Regional Vice Presidents Dwarak Varanasi and Sarath Mandapati with the help of Rajeshwar Reddy Gangasani (President-Elect), Raghava Reddy Ghosala(Executive Vice President), Hari Velkur(Treasurer), Srinivas Ganagoni (Jt. Secretary), Rami Alla Reddy (Executive Director), Pradeep Samala (NCA), Board of Directors Anna Reddy, Shiva Meka, Srikanth Reddy Penumada, Vishnu Kotimreddy. Senior BOD Dr. Stanley Reddy graced the occasion and said he is happy to see so much enthusiasm and young people joining the organization.
Standing Committee chairs Chinnababu Reddy(Membership), Phanibhushan Thadepalli(Public Relations), Anjan Karnati (Community Service), Nagesh Mukkamalla(Sports-Co-Chair), Mohammed Mujahid Murtuza (Corporate Advertisement), RVPs Ashok Attada(NY), Ramamohan Chinnala(DE), Ramana Reddy Devulapalli (EX-RVP), Regional Coordinators from NJ Nageswara Reddy Modalla, Satya Pathapati, Jagan Poli, Narasimha Reddy Reddimalla, Pratap Reddy Palagiri, Prem Kumar Narasimhan, Raja Bommareddy, Ramakrishna Reddy, Rameshwar Bobbiti, Raveendra Gayam, Sahadeva Reddy, Sesha Shailavasa, Siva indupuru, Sreedhar Dyapa, Subba Reddy Inta, Subba Reddy Vaka, Surya Gollamudi, Timma Reddy, Venu Pasula, Krishna Siddhada , Naresh Chintalacheruvu, Vamsi Koppuravuru and Regional Coordinators from New York: Bhagvan Nadimpalli, Bala Konda Reddy, Murali Mettela, RaghuRama Raju, Satya Valli Srinivas attended the event. Over 250 people have attended the event.
President-Elect Rajeshwar Reddy has explained the activities that NATA has been doing in USA including Cricket tournaments, Health Camps and explained NATA organization structure.
EVP Raghava Reddy Ghosala has explained the activities that NATA and the advantages of taking membership. He also thanked local NATA leaders for attracting 250 new families to NATA. Jt. Secretary Srinivas Ganagoni explained about the community service events and welcomed the new members.
Executive Director Rami Alla Reddy explained the past activities of NATA Seva Days and past conventions. National Convention Adviser Pradeep Samala has explained about the Dallas Convention in 2016. BOD Srikanth Penumada has explained how NATA is helping Telugu Community and importance of united Telugu community.
TFAS President Srinivas Gandi graced the occasion and explained that he is very happy to work with NATA. He has invited NATA members to TFAS 30 year Anniversary grand celebration this year.
RVP Dwarak Varanasi and Sarath Mandapati were the MCs for this event and thanked President Mohan Mallam, BODs, SC Chairs/Co-chairs, RVPs, RCs for helping with the membership drive and making it a grand success. Over 250 new families including 1 platinum member joined NATA with this NATA awareness program.
Meeting ended with Vote of Thanks from Sarath Mandapati. Sarath thanked all the BODs/RVPs/SCs/RCs from North East for making a grand success. Thanks to all the members and volunteers who helped this event. Thanks to TV5 for covering this event and thanks to all the NATA members who attended this and making it a grand success.