Support/Donate

A huge part of the success of the sammelan depends on your support. Every Sammelan has seen an outpouring of support from within the Konkani community as well as from well-wishers outside the community. 

There are two ways to donate:
1. You can either donate when you register online (there is a field to enter your donation amount)
2. You can fill out a form by clicking on this link to donate.

If you opted to mail in the check to donate then please make the check payable to "Konkani Cultural Conference (KCC)" and write "Donations" in the memo field of the check and mail it to:

Konkani Cultural Conference Inc.
Attention: Muralidhar Kamath
2035 Finley Place,
Santa Clara, CA 95050
USA

Please note that all donations are tax deductible. Please also note that based on how much you donate, you will be entitled to certain benefits. When filing your tax returns, please deduct the amount of the benefits received (if any) from the donation amount. The benefits you will receive are listed below. 

Top Donations Received

1 Pai, Venugopal & Mangala Pai, Saratoga, CA $15,000.00
2 Acharya, Ramamurthy & Aruna Acharya, Fremont, CA $15,000.00
3 Bhandarkar, Gopal & Pratibha, Bayport, NY $11,000.00
4 Kamath, Suren & Vidya Kamath, San Antonio, TX $7,000.00
5 LLC, Green Rock, Birmingham, AL $6,650.00
6 Kamath, Ramesh & Pratibha Kamath, San Carlos, CA $6,000.00
7 Pai, Mohan & Vasumathi Pai, Fresh Meadows, NY $5,050.00
8 Acharya, Vasant & Kirti Acharya, River Forest, IL $5,001.00
9 Kini, Pundalik, San Francisco, CA $5,000.00
10 Kodikal, Kedar & Preeti Kodikal, San Jose, CA $5,000.00
11 Bhat, Ganesh & Seema Bhat, Malba, NY $5,000.00
12 Kini, Devananda M & Sumana D Kini, San Francisco, CA $5,000.00
13 Kamath, Nivya, Cupertino, CA $5,000.00
14 Nayak, Pernankel, Effingham, IL $5,000.00
15 Pai, Prakash & Meena Pai, San Jose, CA $5,000.00
16 Kulkarni, Vedant & Rucheeta Kulkarni, Davis, CA $5,000.00
17 Kamath, Shruthi, SANTA CLARA, CA $5,000.00
18 Kini, Nagaraja & Geetha Kini, Cupertino, CA $5,000.00
19 Rao, Vijaykumar & Prema V Rao, Oak Brook, IL $5,000.00
20 Samsi, Rohan & Deepa Samsi, Milpitas, CA $5,000.00
21 Shenoy, Ravi & Sharda shenoy, Montville, NJ $5,000.00
22 Nayak, Raghuveer & Anita Nayak, Oak Brook, IL $5,000.00
23 Kalyanpur, Bharat & Manveen Kalyanpur, Fremont, CA $5,000.00
24 Anonymous, Anonymous, Anonymous, NY $5,000.00
25 Gokarn, Milind & Archana Gokarn, San Ramon, CA $5,000.00
26 Kamath, Manohar & Sujata Kamath, Fremont, CA $4,400.00
27 Rau, Bob & Vijaya Rau, Sunnyvale, CA $2,950.00
28 Shenoy, Ram & Sanjana Shenoy, Union City, CA $2,800.00
29 Shenoy, Madhu & Seema Shenoy, Los Altos, CA $2,650.00
30 Ullal, Vivek & Jyoti Ullal, Simi Valley, CA $2,575.00
31 Kenkre, Tajan & Shambhavi Kenkre, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
32 Hoskote, Dinkar & Uma Hoskote, Pleasanton, CA $2,500.00
33 Shenoy, Vasanth & Chethana Shenoy, San Ramon, CA $2,500.00
34 Shenoy, Varadaraj & Kumuda Shenoy, Cupertino, CA $2,500.00
35 Prabhu, Suresh & Vidya, Las vegas, NV $2,500.00
36 Pai, Sunil & Roopa Pai, Yarrow Point, WA $2,500.00
37 Kamath, Sunder & Shobha Kamath, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
38 Bhat, Sudhir & Kavita Bhat, San Ramon, CA $2,500.00
39 Kini, Shivanand & Manjula Kini, Union City, CA $2,500.00
40 Amladi, Pradeep & Gaurita Amladi, Los Altos, CA $2,500.00
41 Kamath, Mohan & Rekha Kamath, Fremont, CA $2,500.00
42 Ullal, Jathin & Vidya Ullal, Milpitas, CA $2,500.00
43 Gulvady, Girish & ssss, ssss, CA $2,500.00
44 Shenoy, Sathish, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
45 Bhandarkar, Deepak & Protima Rao Bhandarkar, Sunnyvale, CA $2,500.00
46 Kamat, Arun & Sujata Kamat, Sunnyvale, CA $2,500.00
47 Anonymous, Anonymous, Mountain View, CA $2,500.00
48 Hemmad, Bharath & Vidya Hemmad, Fremont, CA $2,500.00
49 Shiralkar, Bharat & Suman Shiralkar, San Jose, CA $2,000.00
50 Nayak, Vidya, Cupertino, CA $2,000.00
51 Baliga, Sunil & Rekha Baliga, Cupertino, CA $1,950.00
52 Kamath, Rajesh & Pragati Kamath, San Jose, CA $1,950.00
53 Nayak, Lakshminarayan & Shaila Nayak, Sunnyvale, CA $1,875.00
54 Shenoy, Sapan & Devika Kamath, Fremont, CA $1,800.00
55 Shiralkar, Ranjit & Reena Shiralkar, The Colony, TX $1,770.00
56 Shenoy, Arkal & Vasanthi Shenoy, Del Mar, CA $1,755.00
57 Parpia, Chitra & Zakir, Himalaya Homes, Inc., Kirkland, WA $1,725.00
58 Shenoy, Ashok Narayan & Malini Shenoy, Seminole, FL $1,650.00
59 Anonymous, Anonymous, Sunnyvale, CA $1,600.00
60 Shenoy, Surendra & Nandini Shenoy, Pleasant Hill, CA $1,505.00
61 Kamath, Nagendra, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
62 Sajip, Santosh & Shilpa Sajip, Fremont, CA $1,500.00
63 Kini, Naveen & Aparna Kini, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
64 Nayak, Nirmala, Foster City, CA $1,500.00
65 Sharma, Pandurang & Laksmi Sharma, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
66 Mopkar, Pranav & Shilpa Mopkar, Palo Alto, CA $1,500.00
67 Pai, Prashant, Marietta, GA $1,500.00
68 Kamath, Naresh & Ranjitha Pai, Fremont, CA $1,500.00
69 Kini, Shloka, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
70 Padiyar, Satish & Sandhya Padiyar, Cumming, GA $1,500.00
71 Pai, Uday & Priti Kamath, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
72 Shenoy, Muralidhar & Praful Shenoy, MARIETTA, GA $1,500.00
73 Nadkarni, Vivekanand, pune, Maharashtra $1,500.00
74 SAVUR, VIVEK & SHEILA SAVUR, CALABASAS, CA $1,500.00
75 shanbhag, vivek & Gayathri Shanbhag, SAN JOSE, CA $1,500.00
76 Nayak, Vishnuprasad, Pleasanton, CA $1,500.00
77 Nayak, Venkatesh & Roopa Nayak, Frisco, TX $1,500.00
78 Nayak, Vandan & Madhuri Nayak, Santa Clara, CA $1,500.00
79 Shenoy, Uday & Sunitha Shenoy, Livermore, CA $1,500.00
80 Pai, Nagaraja & Sujatha Kochikar Pai, Houston, TX $1,500.00
81 Pai, Ramanath & Shobha Pai, Menlo Park, CA $1,500.00
82 Beltangady, Mohan & Dr. Shamal Beltangady, Gainesville, VA $1,500.00
83 Rao, Arun & Deepa Rao, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
84 Law, Inventus, Palo alto, CA $1,500.00
85 Kamath, Krishna & Deeksha Kamath, Union City, CA $1,500.00
86 Sujeer, Anandi & Shenoi, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
87 Sowda, Ananth & Snehal Sowda, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
88 Kallianpur, Arun & Sheela Kallianpur, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
89 Bhat, Chetan & Rupa Bhat, Milpitas, CA $1,500.00
90 Kini, Chinmay, San Mateo, CA $1,500.00
91 BALIGA, DAMODAR & SHOBHA, BROOKLYN, NY $1,500.00
92 Nettar, Deepak & Pramila Nettar, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
93 Kandlur, Dilip & Sharmila, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
94 Kamat, Govind, Sunnyvale, CA $1,500.00
95 Austin PLLC, Wittliff Cutter, Austin, TX $1,500.00
96 Baliga, Jayant & Pratima Baliga, Raleigh, NC $1,001.00
97 Bhandarkar, Pradeep & Geetha, Bloomfield Hills, MI $1,000.00
98 NAYAK, GANESH & Meena Nayak, San Jose, CA $1,000.00
99 Pai, Gopalakrishna & Suvarni G Pai, Sandy, UT $1,000.00
100 Bhandarkar, Naveen, Irvine, CA $600.00
101 Shirali, Kedar & Kshama Haladi, Sunnyvale, CA $600.00
102 Dhruvakumar, Sandhya, Riverside, CT $600.00
103 Bhat, Raj & Sarita Bhat, Marietta, GA $600.00
104 Kini, Raj, Cumming, GA $600.00
105 Pai, Prakash & Rekha Pai, Plano, TX $600.00
106 Manuel, Neha & Steven Manuel, San Mateo, CA $600.00
107 Udupi, Srinath & Swathi Nayak, San Jose, CA $600.00
108 Shenoy, Narendra & Shaila Shenoy, Cupertino, CA $600.00
109 Bhandarkar, M & Jayanthi Bhandarkar, San Ramon, CA $600.00
110 Pai, Gopikishan & Prithvi Pai, San Francisco, CA $600.00
111 Prabhu, Satish, Columbia, SC $600.00
112 Pai, Gopika & Nalin Pai, San Ramon, CA $600.00
113 Kudva, Gopi & Anjana Kudva, San Jose, CA $600.00
114 Prabhu, Gopal & Deepa Prabhu, San Jose, CA $600.00
115 Dhruvakumar, Banur & Ramani Nayak, Irvine, CA $600.00
116 Prabhu, Tulsi & Neetu Prabhu, Fremont, CA $600.00
117 Baliga, Venu, Arcadia, CA $600.00
118 Shenoi, Vinayak & Vidya Shenoy, San Ramon, CA $600.00
119 Dolphin Marine Services, Sandhya Prabhu, Bloomfield Hills, MI $600.00
120 Bhandarkar, Kalpana & Vinodh Bhat, Port Washington, NY $500.00
121 JOSHI, RAVI, MISSION VIEJO, CA $500.00
122 Bhat, Vithalray & Saroj Bhat, Plymouth, MI $500.00
123 rao, sudha & ashok, shreveport, LA $500.00
124 Prasad, Shankar, Sacramento, CA $400.00
125 Kamath, Vijaya, San Jose, CA $300.00
126 Keni, Mahesh & Geeta, Bellevue, WA $300.00
127 Shirali, Nagesh, san jose, CA $275.00
128 Shenoy, Mohan, Bangalore, Karnataka $275.00
129 Bhat, Narendra & Sunitha, Morganville, NJ $251.00
130 Bhagwath, Santosh & Gayathri Bhagwath, Plano, TX $251.00
131 SHANBHAG, VINAYAK & DAISY, IRVINE, CA $250.00
132 Sriram, Chandrika & Jay Sriram, Olney, MD $250.00
133 Chickermane, Hemant, Coppell, TX $250.00
134 Nayak, Sathish, San Ramon, CA $250.00
135 Honavar, Shashank & Deepali Honavar, Milton, GA $250.00
136 Kamath, Shivanand & Rama Kamath, Pleasanton, CA $250.00
137 Baliga, Radhakrishna, Shreveport, LA $200.00
138 Nayak, Vishwanath & Vaishali Nayak, Saratoga, CA $200.00
139 Pai, Sumana, Marietta, GA $200.00
140 Padiyar, ramdas & Lata R Padiyar, Reading, PA $200.00
141 Shanbag, Gokul & Priyanka, West Palm Beach, FL $200.00
142 Kudva, Belvai, Tampa, FL $200.00
143 Kini, Venkataramana, Sunnyvale, CA $150.00
144 Pai, Umesh & Sangeetha, Apex, NC $105.00
145 Kudva $101.00
146 Pai, Mangalore, Cary, NC $101.00
147 Prabhu, Sudhir, Acton, MA $101.00
148 Rao, Mohan & SUMAN RAO, Litchfield Park, AZ $100.00
149 GOKARN, Sunil & Deepa S Gokarn, SOUTH JORDAN, UT $100.00
150 Hegde, Vandana & HEGDE GANESH, Englewood, CO $100.00
151 Honavar, Shashank & Deepali Honavar, Milton, GA $100.00
152 Rao, Savitha & Venkat Rao, St Louis, MO $100.00
153 Chandavarkar, Sai, Thousand Oaks, CA $100.00
154 Baliga, Rajaram & Gayathri, Lewisville, NC $100.00
155 Shenoy, Prabhakar & Mangala, Raleigh, NC $100.00
156 Shenoy, Muralidhar & Sudha Shenoy, Durham, NC $100.00
157 Prabhu, Dinesh & Latha D. Prabhu, Fremont, CA $100.00
158 Rao, Jayashree & Dr. Jayaraman Rao, New Orleans, LA $100.00
159 Kalle, Hemu & Mamata, Camarillo, CA $100.00
160 NAGARMAT, GAUTAM & ARCHANA NAGARMAT, FORT LEE, NJ $100.00
161 Prabhu, Dinesh, Fremont, CA $100.00
162 ubhayakar, deepak & Asha, Upland, CA $100.00
163 Ubhayakar, Asha & Deepak S Ubhayakar, Upland, CA $100.00
164 Pai, Aravind, Redding, CA $100.00
165 Manjeshwar, Amita, San Mateo, CA $100.00
166 Nagarmat, Gautam & Archana Nagarmat, Fort Lee, NJ $100.00
167 Ubhayakar, Uday & Geeta Ubhayakar, Las Vegas, NV $75.00
168 Pai, Vosudesh & Susmita, Johns Creek, GA $75.00
169 Pai, Prajwal Prakash, Newark, NJ $50.00
170 Kamath, Aira, Draper, UT $50.00
171 Shenoy, Prabhakar, Raleigh, NC $50.00
172 Hemmady, Anish, Indianapolis, IN $30.00
173 Gadiyar, Karthik & Priya Nayak, Tustin, CA $25.00
174 Shenoy, Mumtha, Apex, NC $25.00
175 Shenoy, Vivek, Johns Creek, GA $25.00
176 Pai, Pratiksha & Vishwesh Pai, Milpitas, CA $20.00
177 Shenoy, Radha, Johns Creek, GA $15.00
178 Pai, Mahesh, Lewistown, PA $10.00
179 PRABHU, NITYA, COLLEGE POINT, NY $10.00
180 Kamath, RADHAKRISHNA & Arundhati Kamath, Elmhurst, NY $10.00
181 C, A, Santa Clara, CA $1.00

Anonymous Donations

1 Nayak, Narasimha, Tallahassee, FL