Reema Shah is a Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management graduate and financial professional who plays an active role in her community. In addition to contributing to national humanitarian organizations, such as March of Dimes and Red Cross, Reema Shah volunteers at several local California non-profits, including the India Community Center in Milpitas. Founded in 2003, theIndia Community Center (ICC) promotes Indian culture through social, educational, and recreational programs that support Indian community members and raise awareness of Indian values and customs in the larger community. Many ICC programs also provide free and subsidized services in the areas of health, legal aid, and senior citizen support. In addition to offering critical services for those in need, the ICC acts as a gathering place for community members, where those of Indian decent can browse Indian papers and magazines and share a sense of cultural identity with other center visitors. Founded by first-generation Indian-American entrepreneurs, the ICC is the largest and only one of its kind in North America and serves the entire San Francisco Bay area.
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