Volunteering Together for Service

​​​​​VT SEVA



  • Outreach projects in India and Nepal
    • Support the education and complete care (food, boarding, primary health care, extracurricular activities) of ~287 visually challenged students studying at Netra Vidyalaya School, Vizag in Andhra Pradesh and Netra Vidyalaya Colleges, Hyderabad in Telangana
    • Support the education and complete care (food, boarding, primary health care, extracurricular activities) of ~1000 underprivileged students studying at Schools for tribals in Allampalli and Beersaipeta in Telangana and School for fishermen children in Andhra Pradesh
    • Support conducting ~100 Cancer Screening Camps in India and Nepal


  • Our beneficiaries in USA – Contributed funds to
    • Harvey Disaster Relief in Houston and Rockport
    • Seattle Children's Hospital
    • Friends of Tennessee School for Blind
    • American Cancer Society  
    • Cancer Patient with Texas Oncology, Dallas
    • Children's Minnesota
    • Feeding San Diego
    • Multiple Myeloma Research Center


  • Conducted ~230 events to date to serve the local community and outreach projects engaging thousands of volunteers all over USA (~20 branches in various states of US)
    • Walkathons for Cancer awareness, Walkathons for suicide prevention, Walkathons for childhood obesity prevention
    • Serving Homeless Shelters, Senior Citizen Centers, Veterans, Battered Children
    • Adopt a Street programs in multiple cities
    • Teaching Refugees, Stem camps for youth, Chess Coaching
    • Healthcare Seminars/Camps, Blood donation drives, Bone marrow drives
    • Food bank volunteering, Toys/Books/Clothes drives
    • Cultural events engaging local communities to do fundraising for schools for visually challenged, schools for tribals o Tarangini, Utsav, Daya, Raas, Subhada, Teja, Vasantham, Mamatha, Bloom, Ra:ga and couple of similar ones in Atlanta and Katy.


  • Recognitions
    • Won Nvidia grant of $50,000 for conducting 50 Cancer Screen Camps in India and Nepal
    • Received US President Volunteer Service Awards for many volunteers of VT Seva
    • Summer Internship for young volunteers from US in India





​​Celebrating Volunteerism.


VT Seva recognizes that engaging volunteers is essential to accomplishing our mission of educating and empowering underprivileged visually challenged children, conducting thousands of medical camps to detect and prevent cancer in rural part of India, providing immediate and long term care for natural calamity victims across the world, providing food and care for the homeless across 20 different cities in USA, supporting multiple cancer research organizations across USA, creating awareness about childhood obesity, suicide prevention in teens, motivating and guiding youth across USA about volunteering and philanthropy. All that and many more was only possible because of our generous supporters and more importantly our kind volunteers. You supporters and volunteers have made many lives and touched many hearts. A Big thank you for your kind heart and a great 2017. Let's keep up the momentum and reach out to many more causes. 


Because of You, We Serve. 
Because of You, We
Empower. 
Because of You, We
Save Lives. 
Because of You, We
Don't Give Up!
Your Support is Our Strength to Serve!

VT Seva Event/Activity List for 2017

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Date

Event/Activity

 

January

 

1

2nd

VT Seva Bay Area Sandwich Seva

2

22nd

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Lewisville

3

22nd

VT Seva San Antonio participated in Animal Shelter Activity

4

25th

VT Seva Cary youth volunteers in Kramden Institute

5

28th

VT Seva Minnesota volunteered at Feed My Starving Children

6

28th

VT Seva Bay Area youth spreading love at Senior Art Center

7

29th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Irving

 

February

 

8

4th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Murphy

9

4th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Southlake

10

4th

VT Seva Detroit Volunteered in Gleaners Community Food Bank

11

4th

VT Seva San Antonio volunteered in SAFB

12

18th

VT Seva Detroit supporting Mercado Food Hub

13

18th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Lewisville

14

18th

VTSEVA Seattle team food packing at North West harvest food

15

18th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street: Street Cleaning: City of Irving

16

18th

VT Seva Boston team packaging care packages at National Guard

17

19th

VTSeva Boston Serving the Homeless

18

25th

VT Seva Dallas - TARANGINI 8th Anniversary, annual fundraising event

19

25th

Vt Seva Washington DC conducted Wellness program/seminar

20

25th

VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers participated in Food packing

21

26th

VT Seva Bay Area - First adopted Street - Street Cleaning

22

Multiple

VT Seva Tampa - Food Packing and Sorting at 'Feeding America'

23

26th

VT Seva Nashville Seminar on Breast and Cervical Cancer Awareness

 

March

 

24

5th

VT Seva New Jersey supported Trenton Soup Kitchen

25

7th

VT Atlanta team volunteered at Atlanta Food Bank

26

10th

VT Seva Nashville Second harvest food drive

27

11th

VT Seva Dallas volunteered at North Texas Food Bank

28

11th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteered at the Atlanta Community Food Bank

29

12th

VT Seva Bay Area Adopt A Street Program

30

14th

VT Seva Katy - Volunteering at Fort Bend Seniors Meals

31

19th

VT Seva Boston Service at Nashua Soup Kitchen

32

19th

VT Seva Dallas youth volunteers keeping the City of Lewisville clean

33

19th

VT Seva Seattle - Kalalaya dance group contributes to VT Seva Cancer Screening

34

21st

VT Seva Atlanta supported "Books for Africa"

35

22nd

VT Sandiego supported "Feeding San Diego"

36

25th

VT Seva Atlanta youth club at Alpharetta high school

37

25th

VT Seva Tampa supported Feeding Tampa Bay

38

26th

VT San Diego team volunteers take part in Half Marathon to raise awareness

39

26th

VT Bay Area Cancer Awareness Walk

40

26th

VT Seva Dallas: Adopt a Street : City of Irving

41

30th

VT Seva Detroit Joining hands in "Stamp out Hunger Project"

 

 

 

 

April

 

42

2nd

VT Seva New Jersey team participated in Autism Awareness Walk

43

2nd

VT Seva New Jersey team contributing Trenton Soup Kitchen

44

6th

VT Seva Atlanta supported "Books for Africa"

45

8th

VT Seva Charlotte Annual Cancer Awareness Walkathon

46

8th(weekends)

VT Seva Washington DC : Weekend YOGA in local communities

47

8th

VT Seva Dallas took part in Community Event Organized by Irving

48

8th

VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteered at Matter

49

8th

VT Seva Detroit Team Volunteered at Gleaners Community Food Bank

50

8th

VT Seva San Antonio service at St. PJ’s Children’s Home

51

8th

VT Seva Bay Area youth volunteered in the local farm

52

8th

VT Seva San Antonio team in Adopt a Street program

53

8th

VT Seva Boston BLOOM 2017

54

11th

VT Seva Nasville Youth donated food to Second Harvest food bank

55

15th

VT Seva Nashville celebrated Earth Day -Community Service Program

56

15th

VT Seva Dallas keeping the City of Lewisville beautiful

57

16th

VT Seva Seattle volunteering Northwest Harvest

58

16th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt A Street - City of Irving

59

22nd

VT Seva Atlanta Earth Day Celebrations

60

22nd

VT Seva Tampa Monthly Volunteering Event for April

61

22nd

VT Seva Bay Area Volunteers Celebrating Earth Day

62

22nd

VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers Celebrated Earth Day

63

22nd

VT Seva Dallas Celebrated 10th Annual Earth Day

64

29th

VT Seva Houston Volunteering at Houston Food Bank

65

29th

VT Seva Atlanta Hosted Red Cross Blood Drive

66

29th

Vasantham : VT Seva New Jersey Annual Event

 

 

 

 

May

 

67

5th

VT Seva Chicago volunteered at Feed my Starving Children

68

6th

VT Seva Detroit Volunteering at Forgotten Harvest

69

7th

VT Seva New Jersey young volunteers support Trenton Soup Kitchen

70

7th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt A Street: Lewisville

71

9th

VT Seva Bay Area : Adopt A Street program

72

13th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteered at Atlanta Food Bank

73

13th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt a Street : Murphy

74

14th

VT Seva USA celebrated Mothers Day by raising 200 cancer screening kits

75

14th

VT Seva DC: YOGA on Mothers Day

76

13th

VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers raised funds through Garage sale

77

14th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt A Street : Irving

78

20th

VT Seva Houston volunteered in Houston Food Bank

79

20th

VT Seva Cary "Adopt a highway" Program is a grand success

80

20th

VT Seva Chicago team volunteered at Bernie's Book Bank

81

20th

VT Seva San Antonio - Annual Children's Health Awareness Walk

82

20th

VT Seva DC joined hands with NATA to celebrate Mothers Day

83

21st

VT Seva DC joined "Relay For Life" American Cancer Society

84

24th

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

 

 

 

 

June

 

85

3rd

VT Seva Dallas youth had a great time with seniors

86

4th

VT Seva San Antonio team in Street Cleaning Activity

87

4th

VT Seva New Jersey preparing brownbag lunches

88

4th

VT Seva Dallas, Adopt A Street Program : Lewisville

89

8th

VT Seva Virginia organizing wonderful Yoga workshops

90

10th

VT Seva Dallas team volunteered at North Texas Food Bank

91

10th

VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at TeamMatter

92

10th

VT Seva Nashville volunteered at Second Harvest Food Bank

93

11th

VT Seva Bay Area volunteered in local farm

94

17th

VT Seva Virginia conducted Youth Leadership Program

95

17th

VT Seva Virginia participated in International Yoga Day

96

17th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteered for food packing

97

18th

VT Seva Atlanta Food Packing

98

18th

VT Seva Seattle team at Northwest Harvest Food Packing event

99

18th

VT Seva Virginia celebrated Fathers Day in a unique way

100

18th

VT Seva Dallas, Adopt A Street Program : Irving

101

21st

VT Seva Virginia opened second centre for Yoga sessions

102

21st

Mamatha 2017 - VT Seva Parsipanny

103

23rd

VT Seva Virginia partnered with JSS and Baba Ramdev Yoga

104

24th

VT Seva Dallas Celebrates 3rd International Day of Yoga

105

24th

VT Seva Tampa volunteered in Food Packing

106

25th

VT Seva Seattle volunteered in : Adopt a Road Program

107

25th

VT Seva Detroit celebrated International Day of Yoga

108

25th

VT Seva Atlanta participated in International Day of Yoga

109

26th, 29th

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

110

26th

VT Seva Atlanta participated International Day of Yoga

111

29th

VT Seva Virginia : Introducing Java Classes to High Schoolers

 

 

 

 

July

 

112

2nd

VT Seva NJ Lunch bag preparation for Soup Kitchen

113

4th

VT Seva Virginia conducted Yoga Special on July 4th

114

7th

VT Seva Bay Area volunteers at RAFT - Resource Area for Teaching

115

8th

VT Seva Houston/Katy First Ever Cricket Tournament

116

9th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street Program : Lewisville

117

15th

VT Seva Detroit Volleyball Tournament : Play For a Cause

118

15th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

119

15th

VT Seva volunteer Nikitha donating her Dance performance funds

120

16th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt a Street Program: Irving

121

16th

VT Seva Bay Area : Adopt A Street Program

122

22nd

VT Seva Tampa supporting Feeding Tampa Bay

123

22nd

VT Seva Dallas :Adopt A Street Program : Southlake

124

22nd

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street Program : Frisco

125

22nd

VT Seva Seattle 2nd Annual Cancer Awareness Walkathon

126

July

VT Seva Virginia "Science workshop and Java training for students

127

22nd

VT Seva Virginia : 28 days yoga challenge

128

23rd

VT Seva Bay Area Sandwich Seva

129

13th, 17th, 19th, 20th, 26th, 31st

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

130

29th

VT SEVA Charlotte Summer camp for children

131

29th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

 

 

 

 

August

 

132

5th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt a Street : City Murphy

133

5th

VT Seva Virginia Volunteered at AFAC

134

5th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

135

9th

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

136

12th

VT SEVA VIRGINIA - SCIENCE FAIR

137

12th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

138

13th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt A Street : Lewisville

139

19th

VT Seva Nashville Conducted Free Health Camp

140

19th

VT Seva Seattle Supporting North West Harvest Volunteer Event

141

19th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

142

19th

VT SEVA VIRGINIA Annual picnic

143

20th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt a Street Program : Irving

144

20th

VT Seva Virginia volunteering at ATA Health Camp

145

20th

3 Youngsters supported VT Seva with their performance

146

20th

VT Seva Nashville youth team organized a school supply drive

147

26th

VT Seva Minnesota 1st Annual Walkathon

148

26th

VT Seva Seattle Adopt A Street service

149

26th

VT Seva Atlanta supporting Habitities for Humanity

150

27th

VT Seva Virginia Team in Adopt a Street Program

151

27th

VT Seva New Jersey Successfully Conducted Blood drive

 

 

 

 

September

 

152

15th

VT Seva Bay Area RA:GA 4th Annual Event

153

15th

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

154

16th

VT Seva Cary volunteering at Wake County

155

16th

VT Seva Detroit Volunteering at Gleaners Community Food bank

156

17th

VT Seva Dallas - Adopt A Street : Irving

157

17th

VT Seva Dallas : Adopt A Street Program: Lewisville

158

23rd

VT Seva Parsipanny Organized Charity Cricket Tournament

159

23rd

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street Program in Frisco

160

23rd

VT Seva Dallas team volunteered at MacArthur Hills Senior Home

161

23rd

VTSeva Dallas Volleyball Tournament towards Harvey Relief Efforts

162

24th

VT Seva San Antonio volunteered for "Adopt A Spot" program

163

29th

VT Seva Charlotte Youth teach children at Refugee service center

164

30th

VT Seva Detroit Team Volunteered at Gleaners Pontiac

165

IRMA (Atlanta)

http://www.vtsworld.org/irma.html

166

HARVEY

http://www.vtsworld.org/harveydisasterrelief.html

167

Harvey Relief

VT Seva volunteers raising funds for Hurricane Harvey Victims

 

 

 

 

October

 

168

1st

VT Seva New Jersey volunteers prepared Lunch Bags for Trenton Kitchen

169

1st

VT Seva New Jersey Walkathon 2017

170

7th

VT Seva Houston Hurricane Harvey fundraising Walkathon

171

8th

VT Seva Bay Area Adopt A Street Program

172

14th

VT Seva Detroit : RAAS 2017

173

14th

7th Annual Dallas 5K Run - 50 Cancer Screening Camps

174

14th

VT Seva Minneapolis team volunteering at MATTER

175

14th

VT Seva Atlanta volunteered at Healthfair

176

15th

VT Seva Parsipanny Walkathon 2017

177

15th

VT Seva Bay Area Volunteered at Big Family Housing Supportive

178

15th

VT Seva Boston 7th Annual 5K Walk

179

22nd

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street Program : Lewisville

180

22nd

VT Seva Seattle volunteers at Northwest Harvest

181

27th

VT Dallas volunteering for Happy Hour at Senior Living Facility

182

28th

VT Seva Virginia team helped to cook 5400 meals for homeless

183

28th

VT Seva Tampa volunteered at Feeding Tampa Bay

184

28th

VT Seva Virginia Blood Drive

185

28th

VT Seva Atlanta creating awareness about the organization

186

29th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street Program Irving City

187

30th

VT Seva Virginia Food Packing and Food Drive

188

October

VT Seva Seattle Team supported Seattle Children's Hospital

 

 

 

 

November

 

189

4th

VT Seva Detroit Volunteering at Gleaners South Eastern Michigan

190

4th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street : Murphy

191

5th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street : Lewisville

192

11th

Holidays Toys and Bookdrive for Battered children

193

12th

VT Seva Dallas Adopt A Street : Irving

194

12th

VT Seva San Antonio Rebuild Rockport Benefit Show

195

12th

VT Seva Seattle Team supported Seattle Children's Hospital

196

19th

VT Seva Bay Area Burrito Making

197

19th

VT Seva Bay Area Second Harvest Holiday Food Drive

198

10th

DAYA : VT Seva Nashville

199

12th

Subhada 2017: VT Seva Virginia Annual Event

200

18th

VT Seva Atlanta Annual Event

201

20th

VT Seva Dallas young volunteers at McArthur Senior Living

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Key Accomplishments and Highlights

Key Accomplishments