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2018 Kerala Floods
Torrential Rains Floods Kerala (IN)
State inundated
Worst floods since 1924

Sewa International

Sewa International is a Hindu faith-based, humanitarian, nonprofit service organization that globally undertakes disaster rescue, relief and rehabilitation, and, implements development projects. 'Sewa' in Sanskrit means 'Service beyond self' - a unique concept to serve humanity in distress through volunteer and civic engagement in the United States and internationally.

Sewa International* is registered under the Internal Revenue Code 501 (c) (3).

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*Sewa does not discriminate beneficiaries, volunteers, staff, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, nationality, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal and state law.

1.2 Million

people served

2.65 M pounds of food, and 1.4 M liters of water and milk served by 1,400 volunteers during 2015 Tamil Nadu floods


refugees empowered annually

since 2008 in 22 US states through job services, culturalization, agriculture, vocational training, and education projects


hours of community service

annually by volunteers across 38 Sewa chapters has capped the general and administration expenses at 3%

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Sewa USA Chapters

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