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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 Acharya, Ramamurthy & Aruna Acharya, Fremont, CA $15,000.00
2 Pai, Venugopal & Mangala Pai, Saratoga, CA $15,000.00
3 Kamath, Suren & Vidya, San Antonio, TX $7,000.00
4 Kamath, Ramesh & Pratibha Kamath, San Carlos, CA $6,000.00
5 Shenoy, Pandurang & Louise Shenoy, Mountain View, CA $5,500.00
6 Pai, Mohan & Vasumathi Pai, Fresh Meadows, NY $5,050.00
7 Kulkarni, Vedant & Rucheeta Kulkarni, Davis, CA $5,000.00
8 Kini, Pundalik, San Francisco, CA $5,000.00
9 Pai, Prakash & Meena Pai, San Jose, CA $5,000.00
10 Kamath, Nivya, Cupertino, CA $5,000.00
11 Gokarn, Milind & Archana Gokarn, San Ramon, CA $5,000.00
12 Kamath, Manohar & Sujata Kamath, Fremont, CA $5,000.00
13 Kini, Devananda M & Sumana D Kini, San Francisco, CA $5,000.00
14 Samsi, Rohan & Deepa Samsi, Milpitas, CA $5,000.00
15 Shenoy, Ravi & Sharda shenoy, Montville, NJ $5,000.00
16 Bhandarkar, Gopal & Pratibha, Bayport, NY $5,000.00
17 Anonymous, Anonymous, Anonymous, NY $5,000.00
18 Shenoy, Madhu & Seema Shenoy, Los Altos, CA $2,650.00
19 Ullal, Vivek & Jyoti Ullal, Simi Valley, CA $2,575.00
20 Prabhu, Ananth & Sulatha Pai, San Ramon, CA $2,550.00
21 Pai, Sunil & Roopa Pai, Yarrow Point, WA $2,500.00
22 Kamath, Mohan & Rekha Shenoy, Fremont, CA $2,500.00
23 Shenoy, Varadaraj & Kumuda Shenoy, Cupertino, CA $2,500.00
24 Shenoy, Vasanth & Chethana Shenoy, San Ramon, CA $2,500.00
25 Kamath, Sunder & Shobha Kamath, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
26 Bhat, Sudhir & Kavita Bhat, San Ramon, CA $2,500.00
27 Shenoy, Sathish, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
28 Amladi, Pradeep & Gaurita Amladi, Los Altos, CA $2,500.00
29 Kenkre, Tajan & Sham Kenkre, San Jose, CA $2,500.00
30 Gulvady, Girish & ssss, ssss, CA $2,500.00
31 Bhandarkar, Deepak & Protima Rao Bhandarkar, Sunnyvale, CA $2,500.00
32 Rau, Bob & Vijaya Rau, Sunnyvale, CA $2,500.00
33 Hemmad, Bharath & Vidya Hemmad, Fremont, CA $2,500.00
34 Kamat, Arun & Sujata Kamat, Sunnyvale, CA $2,500.00
35 Hoskote, Dinkar & Uma Hoskote, Pleasanton, CA $2,500.00
36 Shiralkar, Bharat & Suman Shiralkar, San Jose, CA $2,000.00
37 Baliga, Sunil & Rekha Baliga, Cupertino, CA $1,950.00
38 Shenoi, Vinayak & Vidya Shenoy, San Ramon, CA $1,950.00
39 Kamath, Rajesh & Pragati Kamath, San Jose, CA $1,950.00
40 Kini, Raj, Cumming, GA $1,925.00
41 Nayak, Lakshminarayan & Shaila Nayak, Sunnyvale, CA $1,875.00
42 Bhandarkar, Naveen, Irvine, CA $1,800.00
43 Baliga, Venu, Arcadia, CA $1,800.00
44 Shenoy, Sapan & Devika Kamath, Fremont, CA $1,800.00
45 Shiralkar, Ranjit & Reena Shiralkar, The Colony, TX $1,770.00
46 Bhat, Raj & Sarita Bhat, Marietta, GA $1,725.00
47 Dolphin Marine Services, Sandhya Prabhu, Bloomfield Hills, MI $1,725.00
48 Udupi, Srinath & Swathi Nayak, San Jose, CA $1,650.00
49 Shenoy, Surendra & Nandini Shenoy, Pleasant Hill, CA $1,505.00
50 shanbhag, vivek & Gayathri Shanbhag, SAN JOSE, CA $1,500.00
51 Pai, Prashant, Marietta, GA $1,500.00
52 Kamath, Naresh & Ranjitha Pai, Fremont, CA $1,500.00
53 SAVUR, VIVEK & SHEILA SAVUR, CALABASAS, CA $1,500.00
54 Kapoor, Naresh & Sulochana Kapoor, Saratoga, CA $1,500.00
55 Kini, Naveen & Aparna Kini, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
56 Manuel, Neha & Steven Manuel, San Mateo, CA $1,500.00
57 Nayak, Nirmala, Foster City, CA $1,500.00
58 Sharma, Pandurang & Laksmi Sharma, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
59 Pai, Prakash & Rekha Pai, Plano, TX $1,500.00
60 Mopkar, Pranav & Shilpa Mopkar, Palo Alto, CA $1,500.00
61 Sajip, Santosh & Shilpa Sajip, Fremont, CA $1,500.00
62 Pai, Ramanath & Shobha Pai, Menlo Park, CA $1,500.00
63 Nayak, Vishnuprasad, Santa Clara, CA $1,500.00
64 Padiyar, Satish & Sandhya Padiyar, Cumming, GA $1,500.00
65 Kini, Shloka, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
66 Rao, Shymala, Pleasant Hill, CA $1,500.00
67 Prabhu, Tulsi & Neetu Prabhu, Fremont, CA $1,500.00
68 Shenoy, Uday & Sunitha Shenoy, Livermore, CA $1,500.00
69 Nayak, Vandan & Madhuri Nayak, Santa Clara, CA $1,500.00
70 Nayak, Venkatesh & Roopa Nayak, Frisco, TX $1,500.00
71 Kamath, Nagendra, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
72 Shenoy, Narendra & Shaila Shenoy, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
73 Shirali, Kedar & Kshama Haladi, Sunnyvale, CA $1,500.00
74 Pai, Nagaraja & Sujatha Kochikar Pai, Houston, TX $1,500.00
75 Nettar, Deepak & Pramila Nettar, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
76 Shenoy, Muralidhar & Praful Shenoy, MARIETTA, GA $1,500.00
77 Divgi, Ajit & Sujata Divgi, Bookfield, WI $1,500.00
78 Sujeer, Anandi & Shenoi, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
79 Sowda, Ananth & Snehal Sowda, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
80 Rao, Arun & Deepa Rao, Cupertino, CA $1,500.00
81 Kallianpur, Arun & Sheela Kallianpur, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
82 Bhat, Chetan & Rupa Bhat, Milpitas, CA $1,500.00
83 BALIGA, DAMODAR & SHOBHA, BROOKLYN, NY $1,500.00
84 Dhruvakumar, Banur & Ramani Nayak, Irvine, CA $1,500.00
85 Kandlur, Dilip & Sharmila, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
86 Kudva, Gopi & Anjana Kudva, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
87 Pai, Gopika & Nalin Pai, San Ramon, CA $1,500.00
88 Pai, Gopikishan & Prithvi Pai, San Francisco, CA $1,500.00
89 Kamat, Govind, Sunnyvale, CA $1,500.00
90 Kodikal, Kedar & Preeti Kodikal, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
91 Kamath, Krishna & Deeksha Kamath, Union City, CA $1,500.00
92 Prabhu, Gopal & Deepa Prabhu, San Jose, CA $1,500.00
93 Bhandarkar, M & Jayanthi Bhandarkar, San Ramon, CA $1,500.00
94 Pai, Gopalakrishna & Suvarni G Pai, Sandy, UT $1,000.00
95 Beltangady, Mohan & Dr. Shamal Beltangady, Gainesville, VA $1,000.00
96 Ullal, Jathin & Jathin Ullal, Milpitas, CA $1,000.00
97 Nayak, Vidya, Cupertino, CA $1,000.00
98 NAYAK, GANESH & Meena Nayak, San Jose, CA $1,000.00
99 Bhandarkar, Pradeep & Geetha, Bloomfield Hills, MI $1,000.00
100 Prabhu, Satish, Columbia, SC $600.00
101 Bhandarkar, Kalpana & Vinodh Bhat, Port Washington, NY $500.00
102 Bhat, Vithalray & Saroj Bhat, Plymouth, MI $500.00
103 rao, sudha & ashok, shreveport, LA $500.00
104 Borkar, Bhagwant & Bhagwant Borkar,Roopa Borkar, Louisville, KY $500.00
105 JOSHI, RAVI, MISSION VIEJO, CA $500.00
106 Keni, Mahesh & Geeta, Bellevue, WA $300.00
107 Kamath, Vijaya, San Jose, CA $300.00
108 Shirali, Nagesh, san jose, CA $275.00
109 Bhagwath, Santosh & Gayathri Bhagwath, Plano, TX $251.00
110 SHANBHAG, VINAYAK & DAISY, IRVINE, CA $250.00
111 Sriram, Chandrika & Jay Sriram, Olney, MD $250.00
112 Pai, Sumana, Marietta, GA $200.00
113 Nayak, Vishwanath & Vaishali Nayak, Saratoga, CA $200.00
114 Shanbag, Gokul & Priyanka, West Palm Beach, FL $200.00
115 Padiyar, ramdas & Lata R Padiyar, Reading, PA $200.00
116 Kudva, Belvai, Tampa, FL $200.00
117 Kudva $101.00
118 Pai, Mangalore, Cary, NC $101.00
119 Prabhu, Sudhir, Acton, MA $101.00
120 Baliga, Rajaram & Gayathri, Lewisville, NC $100.00
121 Hegde, Vandana & HEGDE GANESH, Englewood, CO $100.00
122 GOKARN, Sunil & Deepa S Gokarn, SOUTH JORDAN, UT $100.00
123 Honavar, Shashank & Deepali Honavar, Milton, GA $100.00
124 Manjeshwar, Amita, San Mateo, CA $100.00
125 Rao, Mohan & SUMAN RAO, Litchfield Park, AZ $100.00
126 Prabhu, Dinesh, Fremont, CA $100.00
127 ubhayakar, deepak & Asha, Upland, CA $100.00
128 Nagarmat, Gautam & Archana Nagarmat, Fort Lee, NJ $100.00
129 Shenoy, Prabhakar, Raleigh, NC $50.00
130 Pai, Prajwal Prakash, Newark, NJ $50.00
131 Saletore, Sudha, Shoreline, WA $50.00
132 Hemmady, Anish, Indianapolis, IN $30.00
133 Gadiyar, Karthik & Priya Nayak, Tustin, CA $25.00
134 Shenoy, Mumtha, Apex, NC $25.00
135 Shenoy, Vivek, Johns Creek, GA $25.00
136 Shenoy, Radha, Johns Creek, GA $15.00
137 PRABHU, NITYA, COLLEGE POINT, NY $10.00
138 Kamath, RADHAKRISHNA & Arundhati Kamath, Elmhurst, NY $10.00

Anonymous Donations

1 Nayak, Narasimha, Tallahassee, FL