San Diego Tamil Palli (SDTP) is an educational and community cultural organization, established as a nonprofit corporation (San Diego Tamil Palli Incorporation), and registered as a 501(c)non-profit organization in the State of California. SDTP shall be a non-political, non-sectarian, non-religious organization, operated and managed by its members. Its mission is to provide programs and activities to benefit its members and the mainstream society at large. It’s mission shall include:
Providing sustained and systematic programs and courses in the Tamil language and Tamil culture to enhance Tamil language learning and to promote the awareness and appreciation of the Tamil culture.
Promoting and encouraging cultural diversity to enhance mutual appreciation of the differences between the Tamil culture and other cultures.
Promoting and engaging in cultural exchanges and civil activities at different levels: governments, government agencies, public schools, corporations, and community-based organizations to strengthen the communication and participation of local Tamil communities in mainstream society.