Snapshot: Dinner and auction benefits YETI


More than 200 guests attended the 14th annual dinner and silent auction held March 8 benefiting Zionsville-based Youth Enhancement and Training Initiative. Attendees heard about the mission of YETI to serve orphans in Nepal and underprivileged children in Indiana, held a Skype session with orphans in Nepal and heard from guest speakers that included Miss Indiana Brianna DeCamp, KP Singh (who received the YETI Guardian Award), and David Snell (co-founder of the Fuller Center for Housing). Pictured, from left, Monica Kozlowski, former office manager for U.S. Sen. Dan Coats and a Zionsville resident; Robbie Singh, biomedical researcher; writer Amanda Beam; Maninder Walia of Walvan Investments; Jeff Papa, YETI president and Zionsville Town Council member; Accenture account executive Rupal Thakker Thanawala; and Andrew Takami, director at Purdue Polytechnic New Albany.