Gomes TGIF is part of  The Gifted in Fremont, which is an IRS registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.   EIN 80-0273201.

Mission Statement

The purpose of  TGIF Gomes shall be to: promote the interests of gifted and talented students in Gomes Elementary by encouraging the fullest development of their potential at home and at school and providing encouragement and being a source of information to parents and educators of gifted and talented children in the Fremont, California public schools.


The TGIF Gomes shall promote the interests of gifted and talented children through such activities as:

  • sponsoring conferences, workshops and meetings.
  • promoting improved communication between the school district, school and parent.
  • supporting beneficial legislation, frameworks, and policies for gifted children 
    in the public schools. 
  • assisting parent groups sponsor special events or programs in their schools for gifted and talented children. 
  • sponsoring fund-raisers to support the above activities.

TGIF Board 2013-2014

  • President:  Mylinh Ha-Do
  • VP - Membership: Tenney Lin
  • VP - Programs: Fahria Khan
  • VP - After School Programs: Bharat Mehta
  • VP - Fundraising: open
  • VP - Advocacy: open
  • VP - Publicity: Sridevi Ganti
  • VP - Technology: Nishit Vasavada
  • Treasurer: Jing Qiao
  • Secretary: Sejal Desai
  • GATE Program Specialist: John Schroeder