India Day 2009 Charity: Seva International USA

Sacramento India Day committee supports one Indian charity every year. In year 2009, we supported "SEWA USA" (http://www.sewausa.org/) as the charity.

Sewa's mission:

The Movement Sewa International started in UK in 1991 and since then has spread over to 15 countries.Sewa International (USA) was started in 2003.
SEWA International USA is an organization mostly run by dedicated volunteers, heralding from all sections of the community, working together to Serve to Humanity. This helps us keep our overhead cost to minimum.

Motto: “NAR SEWA NARAYAN SEWA” - “Serving Humanity is Serving God”.

Mission: Fund and execute projects to serve the poor and underprivileged, regardless of color, caste, gender or religion, as well as to uplift the society while guided by the ancient Hindu philosophies of world peace and harmony.

Sewa International (USA) is a Non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization with International presence. It is supported NGOs has over 25 years of experience and has the capability to develop volunteers from the local population. Sewa USA helps victims regardless of caste, class, creed, color or religion.

Sewa International (USA) manages project in India and USA. Sewa International (India) is an umbrella for 45,000 projects and programs all over India, 80 types of activities and has more than 150,000 volunteers involved in running these programs and projects. This enable us to choose projects from various fields.

Our partner NGOs in India has over 25 years of experience in providing short-term and long-term relief operations in areas affected by natural calamities such as:

  • Gujarat earthquake
  • Orissa flood
  • Latur earthquake
  • Guyana Flood Relief
  • Tsunami in Asia
  • and many other calamities

Sewa USA also has Welfare & Educational Projects which include Welfare of tribal people, Organizing schools for poor children, blood donation camps and health care seminars.
Sewa International (USA) work in USA include relief work during Hurricane Katrina (Louisiana), Hurricane Ike (Houston) and Bhutanese Refugee Empowerment project through out the USA.

If you wish to make a donation, kindly make it payable to "Sewa International", and mail it to:

Sewa International USA, PO Box 14622, Fremont, CA 94539 (or) Donate online.
India Day committee is riased and donated $2,174.29 to Seva International USA.

*** Thanks for you generous donation***