Mehr Suri - National Institute of Civil Discourse

“This experience has given me a great opportunity to use my religious background as a means of ascertaining some sort of political engagement.”

Ishvinder Kaur - Faith in Public Life

“I learned how to advocate for the Sikh community and bring it back to Minneapolis.”

About Us

SALDEF_logo_NEWSikhLEAD is an initiative of the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund (SALDEF).  Founded in 1996, SALDEF was the first Sikh American civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States. Our mission is to protect the civil rights of Sikh Americans and ensure a fostering environment in the United States for our future generations. We empower Sikh Americans through legal advocacy, education and media relations.

Contact Us:

If you have any questions about SikhLEAD, please contact us at 202.393.2700, or via email at [email protected].

National Office:
Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund
1730 M Street NW, Suite 909
Washington, DC 20036
p: 202.393.2700 | f: 202.318.4433