Community Engagement

Judge, Rangoli Contest, GCA, 2023

Had the honor to be the judge for the Rangoli Contest organized by the Gujarati Cultural Association at their Annual Diwali Event in Nov 2023

Judge, Thali decoration Contest, Gujarati School 2023

Had the honor to be the judge for the Thali decoration contest organized by the Gujarati School of KWC in Nov 2023

Organizer, Diwali@KPL , Nov 2023

Sushila Goyal Group organized a 'Diwali for all' event at the Kitchener Public Library with the intent to give a platform to kids and emerging artists to perform and gain confidnce in the process. It was a non ticketed very inclusive event so even non-Indians could attend comfortably.

Programming: Several beautiful dances, Diwali Story Reading, Diwali themed coloring activities, Live songs, Poems by kids and Slokas.

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This contest is brought to you by Sushila Goyal Group in collaboration with Belmont Village Bestival, funded by OMeghaSpark Corporation. It is open to anyone who would love to create an art piece on the theme 'Summer Fun'. Art submissions can be delivered to Raja Chettinand Indian Cuisine. Be sure to visit Bestival 2023 on Saturday, September 16th 2023 where the winners will be announced and prizes handed out. 

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Judge and Mentor, Tamil New Year Art Contest, 2023

presented by Tamil Cultural Association

Tamil Cultural Assosication conducted an art contest on the occassion of Tamil New Year in April 2023. Megha Birmiwal was the judge for the art contest and a  mentor to the TCA  Arts Committee.  There were around 70 participants and the theme of the contest was 'Tamil Culture'. Sushila Goyal Group also sponsored an award  in the honor of Megha Birmiwal's  mother Mrs Sushila Goyal.

presented by OMeghaSpark

Sushila Goyal Group conducted a community art contest for Laurelwood, Waterloo residents that was funded and supported by the City of Waterloo.  Laurelwood Public School, Abraham Erb Public School, St Nicholas Catholic School and Laurel Heights Secondary School sent out notifications to the students about this contest. Around 55 kids participated. The award ceremony was held at the Java Garden Cafe on April 1st. Several Laurelwood residents attended the event. It was a wonderful platform for the neighbours to meet and greet, and very inspirational and exciting activity for the kids to participate in.

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Judge, Rangoli Contest, Gujarati School, 2022

Had the honor to be the judge for the Rangoli Competition organized by Gujarati School of KWC in Nov 2022

Judge, Rangoli Contest, GCA Diwali event 2022

Had the honor to be the judge for the Rangoli Competition organized by Gujarati Cultural Association for their Diwali event in Oct 2022

Organizer, Diwali@ KPL, Oct 2022

Sushila Goyal Group organized a cultural event at Kitchener Public Library to celebrate Diwali. There were Rajasthani and Bollywood dance performances, hindi song performance, live tabla and Esraj performance, story reading to kids and coloring activity for younger kids.

Collaborator, Diwali Art Contest, Oct 2022

presented by OMeghaSpark

Sushila Goyal Group conducted an art contest at the Diwali Event held on Oct 29th, 2022 at Country Hills Community  Centre. Around 50 kids of different age groups participated. The theme of the contest was Diwali. Winners were awared with certificates of achievement, and Michaels Art Store gift certificate in Rajasthani bandhej print envelopes by Megha Birmiwal, the founder President of Sushila Goyal Group

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