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Baruch United Sikh Association Aids Fellow Student With $48,000 GoFundMe

Baruch United Sikh Association Aids Fellow Student With $48,000 GoFundMe

BARUCH COLLEGE–Baruch College’s United Sikh Association members look out for their own.

That was never more apparent than it was last week, when the club stepped up to the plate in the wake of a deadly Queens Village fire that swept through the family home of one of its members, Karandeep Kainth, on April 28.

In less than 72 hours, Baruch’s United Sikh Association rolled out a GoFundMe in support of the Kainth family; club members were quick to spread the word via social media and word of mouth. As of press time, the fundraiser had amassed over $48,000 in donations from Sikhs and non-Sikhs alike.

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