New Jersey/New York - To increase awareness of high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease in the Sikh American community, UNITED SIKHS organized events at two Gurdwaras, or Sikh places of worship. These awareness events took place in September of this year in partnership with Gurdwara Singh Sabha in Carteret, NJ, and Gurdwara Baba Majha Singh Karamjot Sikh Center in South Ozone Park, NY.
New York, USA: UNITED SIKHS urges the Sikh community globally to mark today, Diabetes Alert Day as a “wake-up call” and take the diabetes screening test to find out if they are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Carteret, NJ: UNITED SIKHS invites all community members to the Oral Health Screening Event on April 7, 2013 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Gurdwara Dashmesh Darbar in Carteret, NJ.
Sonu Kaur, the first Sirdar Kapur Singh scholar under the Sikh Education Foundation chapter set up by UNITED SIKHS at Harvard University, entered Wharton School as the first student under the Harvard- Wharton joint degree program this year..