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Sandton Yuvak Mandal would like to invite all Smart Young Minds to attend our AGM and elect a new committee. We would like to encourage all youth to come forward and do the right thing for yourself, your community and your culture. Come forward and LEAD SYM.

Date: Sunday, 30th March 2014
Time: 14h30 - 16h30
Venue: Mandir Hall, 2 Gilia Crescent, Marlboro Gardens

The current Sandton Yuvak Mandal executive has been in office for 2 years. The last AGM was held on Sunday, 26th February 2012. A General meeting was held on Sunday 17th February 2013 to fill vacant positions on the committee. 

Past Highlights
The committee has achieved the following in its 2 year tenure:

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Hosting of Youth Bhajan Mela 2012
Without doubt this event stands out as the major achievement of this committee. The Youth Bhajan Mela is hosted annually by various Hindu youth groups from around Gauteng and showcases the cultural & musical talent of our youth.  

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SYM Amazing Race 2013
A fun competition for youth and parents. The race was based on the popular TV show Amazing Race and included challenges at the historic Lillies Leaf farm (Nelson Mandela hideout), a Gautrain ride challenge and the infamous karela juice challenge.

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Hosting of 2 community picnics with fun activities & races for the youth.

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Cultural Events
Participation in Hanuman Chalisa Recitals, Ramayan Recitals, Gita Recitals, 
Bhajan Mela and Dance Mela.

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Charity Drive
Collected and distributed tin food and other necessities for iKhaya Lomusa children’s home in Alexandra.

Uniforms 2012
New SYM uniforms were designed and distributed to all members.

SYM Sound
Provided sound at all our Mandir events and hiring sound services at weddings and other functions.

Movie Day
Hosting of a movie (Wreck-it-Ralph) in the Mandir Hall with popcorn, coldrinks and surround sound system.

About Sandton Yuvak Mandal
The main objective of the Sandton Yuvak Mandal is to provide social, cultural, sporting and recreational amenities and facilities for its members.

Members of the Sandton Yuvak Mandal enjoy the following useful benefits:
Meeting and socializing with other youth and organizations
Keeping you fit and healthy with regular activities 
Involvement in cultural and religious programs
Providing you with fun and enjoyable activities