JAINA has over 70 member organizations supporting over 100,000 Jains in North America. The following are services that JAINA offers to its affiliated organizations, Jains and visitors interested in knowing more about Jain Dharma and Way of Life.
Benefits and Services:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Question: What is relation between JAINA and JainLink?
Answer: JAINA is an organization which has developed JainLink to Connect-Communicate-Collaborate with Jains and among Jains. JainLink services include membership directory, blogs, committee and project groups and store. For more information click here.
Question: Will my information be open on the Internet?
Answer: No. Members will be able to search by first name, last name, or Indian city origin. If they want to contact you, they can send a message to you (they will not be able to see your email or your address or contact information) and you can decide to respond to them or share your information.
Question: Who will control the master password and information
Answer: Your local center/organization administrator only will have access to securely allow people to sign in and join JainLink. JAINA also will have strict policies and guidelines on how the information will be secured.
Question: What Jain centers are already interested in this?
Answer: All of JAINA, Jain Center of Boston, YJA are active on JainLink. Over the next year JainLink will be rolled out to other center who have expressed interest (these centers include Chicago, Boston, Washington DC, Wisconsin, Hartford).
Question: Will this data be sold to anyone else?
Answer: No. This data will not be sold or misused. Users have rights to their own data and content and can make it fully or partially private or delete it.
Question: Who is managing JAINA's JainLink?
Answer: The team is comprised of both Local Jain Center and JAINA leaders. The current team includes:
If you have any additional questions, please send an email to email@example.com.
Chandrakant Vora – Project Lead, Past JCGBoston President, Head of NA Jain Directory
Yogendra Jain – VP-JAINA NorthEast and Chairman of JAINA/Long Range Planning Committee
Paulomi Gudka - Coordinator
Pooja Jain - Coordinator
Jigar Vora - Coordinator
Girish Shah - Head of JAINA Technology Team
Manish Mehta - VP-JAINA MidWest
Sunil Jain - Chicago Jain Center (JNF coordinator)
Chintan Shah – Past Co-Chair of YJA
Prem Jain – Past president of JCNC and Director of JAINA
Hemant Shah – Chicago Jain Center
Sudhanshu Jain – Northern Calif. Jain Center
Jain Studies - Dr. Sulekh Jain (JAINA founder, first President, Chairman of Jain Studies program)
YJA member (to be appointed after the YJA convention))
YJP member (to be appointed)
In addition to the above services, JAINA offers many other resources, contacts, and support. Please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org call 510-990-0204.