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Chapter: Houston, TX

Overview

Sewa International - Houston chapter is the most active Sewa chapters with a wide range of projects and activities covering all dimensions of Sewa – Disaster Relief and Rebuilding, Family Services, ASPIRE tutorials and Volunteering in the local community.

Houston Chapter has been active on the ground early, to help deal with the Coronavirus pandemic situation. We have established a Non-Medical helpline for people in Houston area, Distributing PPE’s (Mask, Sanitizers, Gloves, Thermometers etc.), conducting information & educative webinars for the benefit of community, running home-made masks project involving 60+ volunteers, providing hot meals to first responders and  healthcare professional, conducted 18 food drives and distributed 110,000 lbs of food, set-up plasma matching registry, helped senior citizens and international students, partnered with more than 50 local community organization to join forces in responding to COVID-19 pandemic.

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Sewa International volunteers with support from broader community worked to provide rescue and relief to the Harvey victims. We built/fixed more than 150 houses and greenhouses in Rosharon, a small community in greater Houston area which was devasted by this hurricane.

Coordinators Details

Nikhil Jain

 713-357-8216

info-sdm@sewausa.org

https://www.facebook.com/sewahouston/

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Projects


Volunteer Development

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


Family Services

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


Disaster Relief and Rehab

Providing aid to communities hit by COVID-19, Hurricane Harvey and other disasters.


Education Projects

Sewa Houston helps under-served immigrant communities through various programs.

Upcoming Events

    • 7 Aug 2021
    • 7:30 AM (CDT)
    • Arbor Park @ Fulshear
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    Let’s Walk/Run Into August 2021!!


    We will meet at Arbor Park @ Fulshear at 7:30 AM and start this month with health, peace and happiness in mind.

    *Detailed Instructions and directions shall be sent once you register. Every individual needs to register separately, as we need to know exact head count to follow social distancing norm.

    Walk-in's are not allowed due to pandemic, registration is mandatory

    Register Today!

Past events

10 Jul 2021 Sewa Int'l and Avalon & Commonwealth Civic Association - 5k Walk/Run July 10th, 2021 @ 8 AM
5 Jun 2021 Sewa Int'l & HSS - 5k Walk/Run Jun 2021
3 Apr 2021 Sewa Int'l & TELICA - 5k Walk/Run Apr 2021
6 Mar 2021 Sewa Int'l & Vadtal Dham - 5k Walk/Run Mar 2021
6 Feb 2021 Sewa Int'l & Houston Durga Badi Society - 5k Walk/Run Feb 2021
2 Jan 2021 Sewa Houston - Let's Walk into 2021 - 5K Run/Walk
25 Sep 2020 Sewa: Stop Diabetes Movement Yoga Camp - Sep 2020
5 Sep 2020 Galveston Beach Cleaning 2020
5 Sep 2020 Sewa Day 2020
21 Feb 2020 Sewa: Stop Diabetes Movement Yoga Camp - Feb 2020
2 Feb 2020 (copy) test self1
24 Nov 2019 Serve Houston @ Food Bank - November 2019
16 Nov 2019 Family Services Workshop - Recent Trends in Teen Drug Use
1 Nov 2019 Sewa: Stop Diabetes Movement Yoga Camp - Nov 2019
19 Oct 2019 Serve Houston Oct 2019
28 Sep 2019 Sewa Day Houston 2019
8 Sep 2019 HELP 2019 - Sewa International Houston Chapter
20 Jul 2019 Sewa Houston - Serve at Rosharon
13 Jul 2019 Womens workshop on ​​Emotional and Mental Health for Families
2 Mar 2019 Sewa Dancing Stars
22 Feb 2019 Sewa : Stop Diabetes Movement Yoga Camp - Feb 2019
30 Sep 2018 Sewa Houston - Help 2018
14 Sep 2018 Sewa Houston: Stop Diabetes Movement Camp - Sep 2018
11 Sep 2018 Public Policy and Public Health
13 May 2018 SERVE HOUSTON - MAY 2018 MOTHERS DAY EVENT
8 Apr 2018 RAISING EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY CHILDREN
24 Feb 2018 BOLLYWOOD EXPRESS A MUSICAL JOURNEY
16 Feb 2018 SEWA HOUSTON: STOP DIABETES MOVEMENT CAMP - FEB 2018
28 Jan 2018 Five Wishes And Essential Documents For The Families

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Volunteer Houston recognition for Teen Volunteer Kaushiki Tewary 2015

Sewa International Teen Volunteer Kaushiki Tewary was awarded as one of the top 3 youth volunteers in the Greater Houston Area,for her work with local Charities and the Immigrant and refugee programs.


Hindu Youth Award 2016 for Nikhil Jaiswal

Every year, Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) award an inspiring young volunteer for his/her valuable contribution to community service projects. Sewa volunteer Nikhil Jaiswal received the Hindu Youth Award for his contribution in 2016.


People's Choice Award for Poster at AAPI Health Summit

Sewa International’s “Yoga for Sewa” poster was awarded first Prize in People’s Choice category for its unique and promising concept at first AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander ) Health summit in Houston on Nov 20th 2015.

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Sewa International
P.O. Box 820867, Houston, Texas 77282-0867
Tax ID: 20-0638718
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