Welcome to the website of Kerala Association of Washington (KAW), a non-profit, non-political, non-religious cultural organization working towards the betterment of the social lifestyle of Keralites in the Pacific Northwest.We, Malayalees, come from the southernmost state of India, Kerala. Also known as "God's own country", Kerala is one of the most beautiful places on planet earth. Our native language is "Malayalam" and so the name "Malayalees". We, KAW, strive to maintain and promote the golden heritage of Kerala through our highly acclaimed Cultural events, Stage shows featuring celebrities from Kerala, Sports Tournaments, Literary plus Educational activities & Charity initiatives. KAW also serves as a forum of friendship and exchange of ideas and information for the Keralites. We exhort all Malayalees of Washington state to actively participate in the various programs organized by KAW. For a brief history of KAW, click here.

If you would like to receive communications from KAW, email secretary@kaow.org. You can also reach us on toll free line at 1-844-KAOW-ORG.

Important Dates

  • Christmas and New Year Celebrations - January 10th, 2015 at 3:30PM
  • KAW Executive Committee 2015 Elections - January 10th, 2015

    KAW Executive Committee 2015

    President: Santhosh Nair
    Vice President : Jyothish Nair
    Secretary : Santhosh Pillai
    Treasurer : Ojus John
    Jt. Secretary : Viswanathan Changarath

    Youth Members
    1. Meera Aneesh
    2. Reshma Maduri

    EC Members:
    1. Akhil Somanath
    2. Divya Balachandran
    3. George Daniel
    4. Pramod Manjali
    5. Sandhya Raj
    6. Shibu Baby


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2014 Past Events

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