Public Policy

The Hindu American Foundation is the only Hindu advocacy organization educating and interacting with leaders in public policy about issues affecting the Hindu American community.  HAF consistently reaches out to and meets with Congressional leaders on both sides of the aisle in order to develop long-lasting and mutually beneficial relationships. 

Press Releases 

10/04/2017 - Hindu Americans Stand in Solidarity with LGBTQ and African American Groups, Demand Equality in CA Textbooks
09/27/2017- HAF Condemns Killing and Forced Conversion of Hindus by Militants in Myanmar
09/19/2017 - HAF Launches Petition "Tell Pakistan: Free Arti Kumari Sharma Immediately"
09/12/2017 - HAF Calls For Immediate Release of Kidnapped Hindu Woman in Pakistan
09/06/2017 - Hindu Americans Urge Congress to Enact Comprehensive Immigration Reform
09/06/2017 - Myanmar Must Ensure the Safety of All Its Communities
08/17/2017 - Designating Hizbul Mujahideen a Foreign Terrorist Organization a Welcome Step, HAF Leaders Say
08/16/2017 - There’s No Equivalency Between White Supremacists & Those Who Opposed Them in Charlottesville
08/04/2017 - Five Years After Oak Creek Gurudwara Attack Hate Crimes Still Plague America
07/20/2017 - HAF Congratulates Ram Nath Kovind, India’s Fourteenth President
07/14/2017 - HAF Helps Serve Pakistani Refugees With Medical Seva & Health Initiative
07/14/2017 - Anti-Hindu Riots in West Bengal Further Disturbing Violent Trend
07/10/2017 - Attack on Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims "Unconscionable" Say HAF Leaders
06/22/2017 - Leading Members of Government, Civil Society, Join HAF at Second Annual DC Advocacy Forum

Archived Press Releases (2004 - 2013)

DC Days Awards: Hall of Fame

Since 2005, the Hindu American Foundation has honored esteemed individuals at its annual DC Day's Capitol Hill reception.  From public policy leaders to interfaith activists to community leaders, the Foundation has shown a commitment to recognizing those who work to strengthen the ideals of pluralism, tolerance and understanding.  Click here to view a listing of the award receipts.

Sign-On Letters

The following are letters, which HAF has signed, that have been commissioned and spearheaded by various organizations.  Clicking on the link will download a pdf file of the letter.

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