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Kashmiri Overseas Association, Inc. (KOA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt socio-cultural organization registered in Maryland, USA.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING MATRIMONIALS SITE

We are moving to the new and improved Matrimonial site. Going forward, you will have to register first in order to post and browse Kashmiri Pandit Matrimonials. This site has better search features. This is your opportunity to re-post your current matrimonial advertisement at this new site. New matrimonial advertisements at the current, soon to be obsolete site, will NOT be approved. The new site is at:

 http://koausa.org/site/matrimonials/

 

MISSION

The KOA’s mission is to promote Kashmir Pandit ethnic and socio-cultural heritage (language, history, art, etc), celebrate religious festivals of importance to Kashmiri Pandits; provide financial assistance to needy and deserving Kashmiri Pandit individuals, educational institutions, places of worship and shrines, both in the US and in India; and preserve historical monuments and sites of religious and cultural significance in Kashmir, India.

VISION

The KOA shall serve as the premier Kashmiri Pandit institution with a fundamental purpose that lies in promoting Kashmiri Pandit heritage and its way of living, Kashmiri Brahmanism and its philosophies; and be a center of social learning that caters to the spiritual, cultural, physical, humanitarian and educational needs of the community.

KOA Executive Committee – Year 2017-18 (more >>)

Dr. Shakun Munshi Malik

Piyush Mattoo

Amrita Kar

Harpreet Kachroo

PRESIDENT
Dr. Shakun Malik
Maryland
VICE PRESIDENT 
Piyush Mattoo
California
SECRETARY
Amrita Kar
Pennsylvania
TREASURER
Preeti Kachroo
Virginia

KOA Advisory Committee (AC) – Year 2017-18 (more >>)

Lalit Wanchoo

Girja Raina

Chaman Vishin

Dr. Sunita Kanesa-thasan Priya Bhat Patel
Lalit Wanchoo Girija Raina Chaman Vishin Dr. Sunita Kanesa-thasan Priya Bhat Patel

KOA Accounts Management Team – Year 2017-18 (more >>)

Harpreet Kachroo Rajesh Mattoo Abishek Ganjoo Radhika Pathy
Preeti Kachroo
Treasurer
Rajesh Mattoo
Finance Committee
Director, Zone 8
Abishek Ganjoo
Finance Committee
Director, Zone 7
Radhika Pathy
CPA