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Chapter: Bay Area, CA

Overview

Sewa Bay Area is one of the most active Sewa chapters with a wide range of projects and activities like Case Management, Serve community projects partnered with local nonprofits, the Lead high school community service program, and a summer mentorship for college students. This chapter continues to grow and help families in the San Francisco Bay Area regardless of color gender, race, religion, or national identity. All are encouraged to participate, volunteer, and donate to this growing chapter.

Coordinator 

Guru Prasad


Joint Coordinators

- Rajesh Shastry

- Utpal Dixit

 bayarea@sewausa.org 

 203 USA SEWA (203 872 7392)


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LEAD Bay Area 2019 - Program for High School Students


LEAD is a Sewa International's Youth Engagement Program, engaging High School Students to serve the greater community and experience the joy of giving with compassion to create a positive impact. It introduces socially conscious leadership to  young enthusiastic volunteers.

Hereby we invite applications for LEAD 2019 Summer Youth Engagement Program. A great opportunity to meet socially aware community leaders, develop leadership, teamwork and organizational skills, serve community and have fun along the way besides achieving Sewa recognition and USA President’s award. (Go to Registration for more Details ...)

General Eligibility: High School Students (entering 9th - 12th grade) Fellows need to be sincerely committed to the values of Sewa with integrity and discipline.

Selection Criteria: Limited seats, on first come first serve basis.  Equal opportunity employer.  Open to all nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds.

Registration Fee: $50 / candidate. To pay the costs of the program.

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Relief And Rehabilitation - California Camp Fire

Camp Fire and Its Impact

According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, the Camp-fire which started on November 8, 2018 killed at least 88 people and destroyed 15,000 structures, including homes and businesses. It virtually wiped out the entire town of Paradise, while Concow and Magalia were the other two cities that were severely affected. Nearly 50,000 people were evacuated, and many rendered homeless. It has been deemed the most destructive fire in the history of California. It has affected most of the residents hailing from lower income groups who were not sufficiently insured. More.


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South Bay Math Tournament

The South Bay Math Tournament (SBMT) is a math tournament founded by a group of high schoolers for the purpose of inciting passion for mathematics within kids of young ages. Read More | Register Here



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Relief And Rehabilitation

Sewa Bay Area has been actively helping California Camp Fire victims from immediate relief, to rehabilitation and currently on to rebuilding tiny homes for the victims. Learn more on how you can support. 


Family Services

Family services are designed to provide families tools for leading more meaningful fulfilling lives.


Volunteer Development

It is viewed as a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts.

Upcoming Events

    • 16 Jun 2019
    • 27 Jul 2019
    • 6 sessions
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    Attention: Registrations closed for LEAD 2019 Summer Youth Engagement Program.
    However, you can register to receive emails for opportunities in upcoming LEAD 2019 projects. (For any further information please send email to - lead-ba@sewausa.org )       

    LEAD is a Sewa International's Program for High School students.

    Here by, we invite and encourage interested participants to join a 6 week summer youth engagement program that connects young adults with community leaders, industrialists, educationists and dynamic successful professionals. It also provides various volunteer opportunities to work for the Bay Area community through local projects.

    General Eligibility: High School Students (entering 9th grade - 12th grade). Sincerely committed participants.

    Selection Criteria:
    Limited seats, first come first serve basis. Open to all nationality, 
    religious and ethnic backgrounds.

    Registration Fee: $50

    Sessions: 6 weekly Sessions, No session on July 4th week.

    Schedule: 


    Apart of the above summer series , youth are also given opportunities to participate in the following activities which are in planning stage:

    • Bio design (Stem) - (Ongoing)  “Design to Lead” – A collaborative effort with Professor Anurag Mairal, who leads the Global Outreach Programs at Byers Center for Bio design at Stanford University. The project focuses on training high-potential, socially minded teenagers in design-thinking based approach to understand and address society’s most significant challenges.
    • Social Cause (Ongoing)- Be the face of Sewa International’s Girls' Hygiene Project: Yes, I can go to School! - https://sewausa.org/Toilets. Lead Kids will participate and engage with the larger team to raise awareness and funds for the program.
    • Arts and Humanities- In partnership with ENActe, a talent incubator and a platform for engaging diverse populations in conversations on social issues to create greater awareness and tolerance from a South Asian perspective.
    • Technology - Sewa Programming Club -  A collaborative effort with Steam Vision for Online Mentoring/Tutoring between Lead kids and Kids from Cameroon.
    • Apart from such programs Lead Students can also get involved in following:
      • Participate in Sewa service activities.
      • Internship with Sewa Research, Documentation, Marketing and Public Relations.
      • Event Planning and organizing the events
      • Fundraising to support Sewa projects.
      • Conducting Sewa awareness and outreach programs.
      • Opportunity to open a Sewa club at your school.  More info on the school club activities at one of the School Club (https://www.mvsewa.com/)

    Contact: lead-ba@sewausa.org 

    • 10 Aug 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 1 Sep 2019
    • 9:30 AM
    • Saratoga, CA
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    Sewa International has partnered with Vyasa Houston & Yoga Bharati (US based Yoga Institutes affiliated with S-Vyasa University) to offer this program in U.S.A. through its local chapters to improve public health, in particular those having diabetes and pre-diabetes.

    Yoga Workshop Objectives:

    • Helps pre-diabetic individuals from becoming diabetic (Type II)
    • Helps diabetic individuals to control and manage their diabetic condition. 
    • Reduce probability of other health complications arising from diabetic conditions.
    • Reduce diabetic condition from severe to moderate, moderate to mild, and from mild to normal.

    Yoga Workshop Includes

    • Asanas - Yoga postures and stretches
    • Pranayam & Meditation - Yoga breathing and relaxation
    • Guidance regarding diet and nutrition from certified Dietician
    • Basic medical screening prior to the start of Yoga workshopto determine physical fitness to practice yoga. 
    • Concepts of Integrated approach to help individuals change their Life Style 
    • Materials provided to practice
    Structure of Yoga Workshop
    • 14 Sessions – each 1.5 hours, 4 days a week(Tue, Thu, Say, Sun)
    • Location: Saratoga,CA. Address will be shared with registrants.
    • Deposite $150
    Contact
    Seema - 801 471 1729
    Krishna - 408 391 8266
    Email - sdm-bayarea@sewausa.org


    • 7 Sep 2019
    • 8:30 AM
    • 29 Sep 2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • Evergreen, San Jose, CA
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    Sewa International has partnered with Vyasa Houston & Yoga Bharati (US based Yoga Institutes affiliated with S-Vyasa University) to offer this program in U.S.A. through its local chapters to improve public health, in particular those having diabetes and pre-diabetes.

    Yoga Workshop Objectives:

    • Helps pre-diabetic individuals from becoming diabetic (Type II)
    • Helps diabetic individuals to control and manage their diabetic condition. 
    • Reduce probability of other health complications arising from diabetic conditions.
    • Reduce diabetic condition from severe to moderate, moderate to mild, and from mild to normal.

    Yoga Workshop Includes

    • Asanas - Yoga postures and stretches
    • Pranayam & Meditation - Yoga breathing and relaxation
    • Guidance regarding diet and nutrition from certified Dietician
    • Basic medical screening prior to the start of Yoga workshopto determine physical fitness to practice yoga. 
    • Concepts of Integrated approach to help individuals change their Life Style 
    • Materials provided to practice
    Structure of Yoga Workshop
    • 14 Sessions – each 1.5 hours, 4 days a week(Tue, Thu, Say, Sun)
    • Location: Reno Dr, Evergreen, San Jose, CA. Address will be shared with registrants.
    • Deposite $150

    Contact
    Seema - 801 471 1729
    Aarti - 408 768 8531
    Email - sdm-bayarea@sewausa.org


    • 28 Sep 2019
    • South Bay
    • 200
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    Sewa International presents

    South Bay Math Tournament


    REGISTER FOR A GREAT EXPERIENCE!!


Past events

9 Jun 2019 Cyclone Fani - Fundraising Talent Show
10 May 2019 Mother's Day - Paint For A Cause
10 May 2019 Eat Out For Sewa - Mother's Day Weekend
13 Apr 2019 Authentic Yoga to Prevent, Control and Manage Diabetes
23 Dec 2018 2018 Holiday Event for Camp Fire Evacuees
1 Dec 2018 Sewa Bay Area Annual Banquet
13 Oct 2018 Sewa Bay Area: Dandiya 2018
15 Sep 2018 Yoga for Diabetes Workshop - Sep 2018
15 Sep 2018 Yoga for Diabetes Workshop
11 Aug 2018 SEWA BAY AREA BIKE-A-THON 2018
12 May 2018 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Yoga Workshop 2018
10 Dec 2017 Sewa Bay Area Dance Mela Fundraiser
5 Nov 2017 Sewa bay Area Bike-A-Thon 2017
23 Oct 2017 SDM Yoga Workshop
22 Sep 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Dandiya 2017
18 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Yoga Workshop
1 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: East Bay Lead Community Service Project
1 Aug 2017 Sewa Bay Area: South Bay Lead Community Service Project
30 Jul 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Lead Closing Ceremony
16 Jul 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Serve Community Service Project
9 Apr 2017 Sewa Bay Area 2017 Volunteer Orientation
9 Apr 2017 Sewa Bay Area 2017 Volunteer Orientaion
3 Mar 2017 Sewa Bay Area: Stop Diabetes Movement(SDM)
3 Dec 2016 Sewa Bay Area Annual Banquet
13 Nov 2016 Bay area chapter - bawannkhanee .. Mrignayani tak dance drama
23 Oct 2016 SEWA BAY AREA BIKATHON
1 Oct 2016 SEWA BAY AREA DANDIYA 2016
31 Jul 2016 SEWA BAY AREA: LEAD PROGRAM CLOSING CEREMONY
22 Jul 2016 SEWA BAY AREA: STOP DIABETES MOVEMENT (SDM)
26 Jun 2016 SEWA BAY AREA: SEVATHON
7 May 2016 2016 SEWA ANNUAL CONFERENCE, SAN JOSE, CA
5 Dec 2015 SEWA ANNUAL BANQUET 2015
11 Oct 2015 SEWA BAY AREA INVITES YOU TO DANDIYA AND GARBA 2015

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