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Turkey and Vegetarian bags giveaway by Rotary Club of Hicksville South

Under the leadership of President Nilima Madan, Rotary Club of Hicksville South has shone once again in this pandemic year with its spirit of volunteerism and philanthropy work.

On November 23, 100 turkeys and 50 bags of vegetarian items as well as other non-vegetarian food cans were systematically distributed to pre-registered recipients in their cars as they passed by as part of Turkey and food giveaway drive out held back of the Legislative Building of Nassau County. 

Rotary Club of Hicksville South, Long Island, extended a big thank you to all those who worked hard in the freezing temperature in collaboration with the
Nassau County Asian American Affairs, Office of Hispanic Affairs and the Office of Minority Affairs, Nassau.
The Club extended special thanks to all guests, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Nassau County Asian American Affairs Exec. Dir. Farah Mozawala and Office of Hispanic Affairs and the Office of Minority Affairs, Nassau Exec. Dir. Lionel Chitty who attended with several volunteers & staff and RCHS members, Vice President Rizwan Qureshi and Shashi Malik, Services Director Jasbir Singh, Past Presidents Roopam Maini and Quddus Mohammed, Project Chair and Secretary Mizan Rahman, Jt. Secretary Aleya Jung, Project CoChair, Tahira Sharif, Member Sandy Bhatia and Treasurer Arjen Bathija who were present to help and share the giveaway experience.
The County Executive recognized this wonderful initiative and charitable effort with Citation awards given out to, Nilima Madan, President of this Rotary Club, Vice President Rizwan Qureshi as a major donor for this event, Project Chairs Secretary Mizan Rahman and Tahira Sharif besides Hunter Brodman of Casanova Market Inc. for providing excellent quality turkeys for a discount as his effort to help.

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