2015 BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir Women’s Conference: SAAPRI’s Executive Director Ami Gandhi serves as Chief Guest

2015 BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir Women’s Conference: SAAPRI’s Executive Director Ami Gandhi serves as Chief Guest

SAAPRI’s Executive Director Ami Gandhi discusses issues in the South Asian community at the 2015 BAPS Women’s Conference
SAAPRI’s Executive Director Ami Gandhi (middle) participating in the Deep Pragatya ceremony at the 2015 BAPS Women’s Conference
Guest Dancers at the 2015 BAPS Women’s Conference

On March 14th, 2015, SAAPRI’s Executive Director Ami Gandhi served as the Chief Guest of the BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir’s 8th Annual Women Conference. During her speech, she addressed immigration, Deferred Action for Undocumented Individuals (DACA), and work authorization of H-4 visa holders to over 500 conference attendees in Bartlett, Illinois.

SAAPRI thanks community leaders and conference organizers Payal Shah and Rinku Patel for their efforts to empower women and highlight immigration and other social justice issues.

  • Read more about the event in Chicago Tribune’s Skokie Review here