About desiFEST

  • Non-for-profit, setup in 2000 to service the fast growing South Asian Community through music, arts and education
  • Our focus is to help strengthen and develop South Asian culture and arts across Canada
  • Create new mainstream opportunities for artists
  • Develop grassroots campaigns that engage South Asians regardless of religion, language cast, age and gender
  • Provide business and marketing , coaching and mentoring to the artist network
  • In addition to music, UMA Foundation has also worked with the following organization on a variety of projects: