NAV Excellence Award 2013: Movement Activists Overwhelmed
Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on May 17, 2013
Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Movement activists this year overwhelmed after NAV Excellence Award 2013 announcement as its Global Coordinator, Solangture (one of its Directors Raju Shakya is in Lumbini Promotion International Committee), Nepali Sanchar Media (its Managing Director Promod K. Soni in Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Movement Victoria Committee), Sahitya Sangeet Jamaghat (some active members of this Jamaghat Anupam Sayar, Sabin Thapa and Ramjee Poudel are in Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Movement Victoria Committee), United Football Club (one of the most active members of the club Mahesh K. Shrestha is the Vice president of Geelong Nepalese Association that played active role in this year Pako Festa) were awarded and Miss Nepal Australia 2012 Deepashree Shah, who played active role in this year Pako Festa got appreciation for her active role in community activities. NAV Excellence Award 2013 winner Rohan Khanal topped this year VCE with score 99.4%.
Nepalese Association of Victoria (NAV), on behalf of Nepalese Community in Victoria, has successfully concluded a year round program with presentation of the NAV Excellence Award 2013 in an event on 12th May 2013 at Thornbury Theatre, Thornbury, Victoria, Australia. The event was packed with cultural program and Gala Dinner serving Nepalese traditional food.
The Gala Dinner and the Award presentation event was presented by Nepalese Association of Victoria (NAV) and managed by Solangture.
The Chief Guest of the program was Ethnic Community Council of Victoria (ECCV) Chairperson Joe Capito JP, Nepali Consulate General in Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, Mayor, Darabin City Council Cr Tim S. Laurance, Mayor, Moreland City Council Cr Oscar Yildiz JP, Asst. Commissioner NWMRD4 Andrew Crisp APM, Victoria Police, Community Development Manager of Football Federation of Victoria Nick Hatzoglou, People of Australian Ambassador 2012-13, Deepak Vinayak, Australian Vietnamese Women Association (AVWA), Bhutanese Association of Australia.
NAV Excellence Award 2013 has been awarded to 14 different people, groups or organizations in five different categories. Two presentations were made for the nominee of the award who has been working tirelessly for community. The full list of the Awardees is as follows:
Under Initiative, Leadership & Advocacy category:
Ram Kumar Shrestha
Yeti Soccer Club
Under Professional or Academic Achievement category
Under Language and Culture category
Nepali Sanchar Media
Sahitya Sangeet Jamghat
Commendable Service to Nepalese Community
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Sunrise Children’s Association
Under Others (Sporting and Wellbeing) category
United Football Club (UFC)
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