2022 Annual Harvard Interfaith Meal-Packaging Service Project

2022 Annual Harvard Interfaith Meal-Packaging Service Project   We’re back! After a two-year hiatus, it’s that time of the year, where ZAGBA joins forces with the Harvard Chaplains and works side by side with religious and non-religious communities to pack thousands of meal boxes for the Interfaith Meal-Packaging Service Project! This is a community service event…

2022 Scholarship awards

Dear ZAGBA Community, On behalf of the ZAGBA Board and ZAGBA Education Committee, we would like to follow up with an email on the awards for High School Students that were presented at the ZAGBA Gahambar event on October 15th. A special thanks to Zarius Dubash who took us to the digital age by streamlining…

Children’s Religious Education Classes

2022-2023 Class Dates: September 2022: There will not be a September class in Bedford, MA.  Instead, a joint class will be held with the ZAGNY and ZAPANJ communities during the ZAGBA trip to the NY Dar-E-Mehr in Suffern, NY on Saturday, September 10, 2022 October 9, 2022 (NOTE: this is a change from date in…

Cancelled : Navroze function

Dear Zagba community, Due to low participation, we have to unfortunately cancel our ZAGBA Navroze function which was to be held on Saturday, August 27th. ZAGBA will refund the money to those members that have already paid. We wish everyone enjoys the rest of the summer. More to come on our Ghambar function that will…

Shahenshahi New Year Function CANCELLED

Dear Zagba community, Due to low participation, we have to unfortunately cancel our ZAGBA Navroze function which was to be held on Saturday, August 27th. ZAGBA will refund the money to those members that have already paid. We wish everyone enjoys the rest of the summer. More to come on our Ghambar function that will…

Dr. Khatibi Scholarship 2022 – Deadline July 31 2022.

Dear ZAGBA community, This was kindly sent by Farshid  Bakhtyari. This year, like previous years, Dr. Khatibi Scholarship is being offered to 15 deserving Zoroastrian students for the 2022 Academic year. Please note that this year’s scholarship amount is $1500 for each student.  Deadline for submitting an application is July 31,2022.  See attachment for details. Best wishes,ZAGBA Board

Cancelled – ZAGBA picnic -July 15 with youth visiting Boston from World Congress in New York.

UPDATE: July 9, 2022 Dear ZAGBA Community – the scheduled picnic event has been cancelled. Thank you.

Dr. Farah Shroff – March 19 2022

Dear ZAGBA community, Please join the zoom meeting to hear Dr. Farah Shroff presenting a lecture on International Women’s Day on  “Celebrating Zarathushti Women on March 19, 2022 at 10:30am EST time.   Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87106029079 Meeting ID: 894 3796 7191 Passcode: 368311

Ukraine Donation

Dear ZAGBA community, This is an update on the donated items for Ukraine from Laila Dantas. Dear ZAGBA: The original location for receiving donated items for Ukraine has reached capacity. Instead I will be dropping items off to a dental practice in Franklin run by a Ukrainian dentist to distribute to Ukrainian relief organizations. Items for donation…

ZAGBA board changes 2022

Dear ZAGBA Community, We would like to share with you the following changes at the Board and Committee levels: ZAGBA Board Changes: We are very excited to announce Tanaz Yadav will join the board and will hold the Joint Treasurer position. Nauzar Vimadalal will take over as Treasurer as Pria Sarma has expressed her desire…

ZAGBA Navroze/Nowruz

Dear Zagba community, Due to low participation, we have to unfortunately cancel our ZAGBA Navroze function which was to be held on Saturday, August 27th. ZAGBA will refund the money to those members that have already paid. We wish everyone enjoys the rest of the summer. More to come on our Ghambar function that will…

Natak

Dear all, Just informing you in advance, to save the date of Sunday, 27th March, 2022 asWZCCME will be screening the play ‘PRETTY BOMAN’ on Zoom at 8.00 P.M IST.  The play will be for 50 minutes in English with a bit of Gujarati and Hindi. It will enable all of us to celebrate Navroze together. Your special invitation…

Cooking Class

Hello Everyone, It has been a good 2021, hope you are doing well. We extend our warmest wishes for a delightful holiday season.We wish you and family, good health, happiness, and prosperity in the coming year. We have been expanding on my online classes since we last saw you with ZAGNY, ZAGBA and other associations…

Yoga

Evite sent out. Dear ZAGBA community, The Zoroastrian Association of Greater Boston and Area invites you to a yoga class with our community member Dr. Farah Shroff, who is a Harvard School of Public Health research fellow and yoga teacher. Dr Shroff has taught yoga in over 50 countries. She has practiced yoga since she was…

Membership 2022

Dear ZAGBA community, Welcome to 2022! Hope this year is bigger and brighter for all of us. With limited activities in 2021, due to COVID, the board has made the following decisions regarding ZAGBA membership dues: ·         All 2021 ZAGBA members will retain their membership status for 2022 ·         Membership dues for 2022 are OPTIONAL. ·         Those who choose to…

ZAGBA Calendar 2022-23 request

Dear ZAGBA Family and Friends, We are pleased to announce that we are planning to have the ZAGBA calendar this year that will be from April 2022 to March 2023.  Thanks in advance to Ferzin Engineer and Tanaz Yadav for their time and efforts in putting the ZAGBA calendar together. The ZAGBA calendar has photographs and captions of our community and their extended families and…

Register for 12th World Zoroastrian Congress 2022

Early Registration Deadline is January 31st. On our registration portal you will find all the information you need to register yourselves and also book the hotel rooms that we have negotiated at an incredible discount. If you have any questions regarding registration, please reply to this email or write in at register@wzc2022.nyc

ZAGBA’s Fund Raising for Kentucky Tornado Victims – Meal Packing (February 2022

UPDATE 1/13/2022 We are so pleased to announce that so far we have raised approx. $2000.  THANK YOU to all of you who have sent in their donations.   Our goal is $6000.  Please come forth and donate.  Dear ZAGBA Community, Please read the message below and act timely as time is of essence here. As you…