The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) expresses the deepest sympathies from our Board of Directors and collective membership to the Mandela family, friends and relatives, and the Country of South Africa. The world has lost a giant among men. May he rest in eternal peace.
Happy Holidays from NOMA!
NOMA represents many diverse cultures and individuals, many of whom are celebrating festive traditions during this season. Whether you observe Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Advent, Boxing Day, Watch Night or other traditions, we want to wish our membership and their families and friends a Wonderful and Joyous Holiday Season!
Board of Directors Meeting Planned for January 2014
The next quarterly meeting of the NOMA Board of Directors is being planned for January 17th-19th, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. A meet and greet reception with local chapter members is slated for Friday evening (Location TBD). Boardmembers will meet on Saturday and Sunday in a general business session.
Rebuilding around the globe
Architects are acutely aware of the devastation and aftermath that comes from natural disasters like the typhoon and tornados that have recently struck at home and abroad. NOMA members are encouraged to support the frontline organizations who are there helping the survivors to rebuild their lives. Below are a few of the organizations that are providing immediate assistance to victims in the Phillipines and the American midwest.
American Red Cross
Feed the Hungry
Architecture for Humanity
Phillipines Red Cross
World Food Program