Greetings NACOC Families,
Welcome to the month of June!
June is named after the Roman goddess Juno. She is the goddess of marriage and wife of Jupiter.
June has both the longest and the shortest days of the year depending on where you are located. If you live in the northern hemisphere, then June 21st the longest day of the year. If you live in the southern hemisphere, then the 21st is the shortest day of the year.
Anne Frank, Jean-Paul-Sartre, Marilyn Monroe, George Orwell share June birthday.
Story of the month
NACOC to NIC: $20,000 plus Prayers
DFW welcomed Dr. Mahavir Pun, a social entrepreneur, a teacher, visionary, and a recipient of several prestigious awards, including Magsaysay. It was in recognition of his innovative application of wireless computer technology in Nepal, connecting his village to the global village.
NACOC extended Dr. Pun a cheque of $20,000 along with 5 ventilators, that are worth $40,000 supporting National Invention Center's initiative against COVID-19. A MoU was also signed between the chamber and the invention center on the same occasion.
NACOC expresses gratitude towards Dr. Santosh Sapkota along with donors and helping hands for making this act of humanity possible.
“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” -Winston S. Churchill
Let this month change your attitude to Gratitude!
Nepalese American Chamber of Commerce
The Nepalese American Chamber of Commerce is an independent, not-for-profit US Corporation devoted to create, protect, promote and enhance economic opportunities & prosperity to Nepalese Business community in the USA.
It was established in 2014 to advance and promote the economic environment for business, and to advocate responsive government and quality education, while preserving unique characteristics of Nepalese-American communities.
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.”
― Steve Jobs