Metropolitan Asian Family Services (MAFS) celebrated its Pearl Anniversary (30th anniversary) this year.
The remarkable event of the glorious 30 years of service to the community was held on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022.
The celebration started with the traditional “Deep Lighting” which was performed by Jagdish Joshi, followed by a Kathak-based Ganesh Vandana by Gauri Jog and her students.
Prominent dignitaries who had attended the event were Congressman Bill Foster, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, US Senator Laura Murphy, State Representative Michelle Mussman, State Representative Janet Yang Rohr, State Representative Barbara Hernandez, Mayor of Hanover Park Rodney Craig, Village President Oak Brook Dr. Gopal Lalmalani.
Also, Mayor of Orland Park Keith Pekau, Mayor of Barrington Paula McCombie, Candidate State Senate at District 22 Raees Yawer, Executive Director of CLESE Marta Pereyra, CEO, and President Age Options Diane Slezak, Businessman Darshan Dhaliwal, Doctor Hematology Oncologist Bharat Barai, Chairman Maneesh Media Chandmal Kumawat has made their presence at the event.