MVIANY is a social networking website, the website for the Mohawk Valley India Association (MVIA), with a goal to encourage online social interaction, launched in January 2007.
Mohawk Valley India Association (MVIA) is non-sectarian and non-political. It was formed with the mission to serve the cultural, educational, and social needs of Indians settled in the Mohawk Valley. Its objectives are to provide a common platform to all members living in the Mohawk Valley for pursuing their common goals and sharing their concerns while promoting joint efforts in the social, cultural, educational and charitable activities of the members.
Functions and events celebrated include Holi, Uttarayan, Makar Sankranti, Pongol, Summer Picnic, Diwali.
As with many other social networking sites, on MVIANY.com each user can create a profile and blog
about themselves. Users can link these profiles together to form a linked friend network. Other notable features are web forums
, unlimited photo galleries, video, live video chat, and other features.
MVIANY uses a SAMP (software bundle)
setup to run the site.