Giving back to Community

Here are some highlights of COMA’s community contributions over the years.

  • 2018
    • Kerala Flood Relief: $43611.38 donated to Kerala Chief Minister’s Relief fund
    • Proceeds from the K.S.Chitra musical night was donated $4000 to the families of the fallen Westerville police officers.
    • COMA conducted a 5K run/walk celebrating its 10th year anniversary, and the proceeds of the event was routed into host-a-meal events at the YWCA.
  • 2017
    • COMA donated $1000 to Red Cross to help victims of Hurricane Harvey
    • COMA donated 5 Toaster ovens to The Open Shelter during Thanksgiving season
  • 2015
    • COMA hosted Shobana’s Krishna, and donated $5,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project.
    • COMA donated Gift Cards collected during its annual Christmas Party and donated those to the YWCA shelter.
    • COMA in association with other charitable organizations collected used and new clothing from its patrons, which was sent to deserving people in India and Bangladesh.
    • COMA started participating in the Meals on Wheels program working with Lifecare Alliance. While we did one route a month for the first two years, beginning 2018, with an increased interest from COMA patrons, we have started doing two routes a month.
  • 2014
    • COMA began conducting 2 annual host-a-meal events at the YWCA shelter for women. COMA funds the full cost of these events and also provides the volunteers who cook and serve food to 150-200 people including children who are living in the shelter.
  • 2013
    • COMA hosted the Suresh Gopi show, and donated $5,000 to the James Cancer Hospital.
  • 2011
    • COMA hosted Kannasum Kadalasum, a celebrity event show featuring veteran Malayalam Cinema actors Innocent and Jagathy Sreekumar, and donated $1000 of the profits to the Mid Ohio Food Bank