The African American Youth Harvest Foundation (AAYHF) honored Harish Kotecha, Founder of Hindu Charities for America (HC4A) with its Humanitarian Award in recognition of its commitment to helping African American communities in the Austin area. The award ceremony took place at the AAYHF’s annual gala, attended by Martin Luther King III.  

HC4A has supported strategic partner AAYHF in the form of volunteer hours, school supplies and by conducting technology support and cybersecurity certifications for over 800 youth. Among the dignitaries present, AAYHF Director Michael Lofton, and Martin Luther King III lauded Kotecha’s commitment to community service and thanked HC4A for its support in alleviating poverty.