ICSR 2016 India Day 233

Our History

The India Cultural Society of Rockland has been passionately keeping the torch of Indian culture alive in the tri-state area since 1972. ICSR is a non-profit organization representing over 500 families of Indian origin in the county of Rockland, Orange, and parts of New Jersey. ICSR is instrumental in promoting Indian culture, arts, music and heritage to local mainstream community through various events organized throughout the year.

In 1972 a group of well meaning, passionate individuals from the Indian Community in Rockland got together to start an informal group that later morphed into an organizational concept by Late Dr Rajavaidya, M.D.

ICSR is a non-profit organization representing over 500 families of Indian origin in the counties of Rockland, Orange, and Bergen. ICSR is instrumental in promoting Indian culture, arts, music and heritage to local mainstream community through various events organized throughout the year.

Meet the Team

Our team is made of enthusiastic and energetic volunteers who strive to bring a variety of interesting programs throughout the year for all age groups. The ICSR committee runs on the advice, time and energy provided by volunteers within the community. This committee is the governing body and consists of 19 officers who serve a term of one year. They are :7 Executive Committee members: President, President Elect, Secretary, Joint Secretary, Treasurer, Joint Treasurer and Public Relations Officer and 12 Directors. The 2019 committee consists of hardworking volunteers from various fields including, business, medicine, management, IT, and sciences.

Anil Mandapaka

Anil Mandapaka

President

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Basavaraj Balapal

President Elect

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Rajiv Rohilla

Secretary

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Nikita Krishnan

Joint Secretary

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Heena Mehta

Treasurer

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Alka Shah

Joint Treasurer

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Ravi Ravichandran

PRO

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Poonam Mohan

Past President

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Charu Krishan

Director

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Satish Shreedhar

Director

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Ajayveer Chapotkat

Director

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Sankaran Krishnan

Director

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Rajan Baranwal

Director

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Uma Jhaveri

Director

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Ravi Dubba

Director

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Krishna Nagineni

Director

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Suresh Iyer

Director

Abhineet Jha

Abhineet Jha

Director

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Ramesh Bonam

Director

Youth Wing

 

We are very proud to have added  a group of youth members to our committee.  The idea is to

  1.  Provide a platform to actively contribute towards the organization & also generate a stronger sense of belonging to ICSR and Indian culture in general.
  2. Opportunity to grow and develop as leaders, team workers, and collect community service hours.
  3. Enhance ICSR's social media presence. (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc)

Young Team:

Aayan Krishan, Aayush Sharma, Abhinav Khanduja, Aishwarya Rajendran, Akhil Bonam, Alekhya Mandapaka,
Aditya Sharma, Diya Sharma, Gopesh Shreedhar, Nidhi Avasatthi, Praket Nigam, Ria Sah, Shashwat Patel,
Spurthi Setty, Suchita Sridhara, Swaneet Jha, Sravanth Malla, Vishnupriya Gupta, Vasundara Kurup