VT Seva Minneapolis 2nd Annual Cancer Awareness Walk, July 29th, 2018
 
VT Seva Minneapolis chapter successfully organized 2nd Annual Cancer awareness walk in collaboration with TEAM (Telugu Association of Minnesota) and MATA(Minnesota Area Telangana Association) at Highland Park Reserve , 10145 Bush Lake Road, Bloomington,MN,55438 on July 29th .Beneficiaries of the event are Children Minnesota and VT Seva, India for the causes of Kids cancer research and Breast cancer awareness programs. Walk started with a brief speech by Dr.Rajani Malisetty ,Oncologist on awareness needed on different kinds of cancers after thanking and welcoming the crowd by Mr. Rao Chaduvula, VT Seva Minneapolis Director and Mr. Upender ,President TEAM. There were about 80+ enthusiastic participants, including 40+ youth walked for 5K.Highlight of the event is initiation of Piggy bank project, handed over piggy banks to about 30+ kids to involve kids directly in saving and donating for a cause activity. It was highly appreciated by everyone. This event was sponsored by RNXT and STEM Builders and Costco, Maple Grove graciously donated water bottles despite last minute request. Narasimha Rao Chaduvula


VT Seva Minneapolis - Brainstorming Session by Youth Team, June 25th, 2018
 
VT Seva Minneapolis Youth team today had a brainstorming session on a small but a community impacting project - "Goody bags to children at 2 children hospitals here in twin cities." - Discussed on how to raise funds and time lines of the project. - In a week or two, buy material and pack the goody bags - Planning to hand over to hospital in last week of July.


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteering at a local temple event, June 9th, 2018
 
On June 9th , 2018, VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at a local temple event. About 300 people were there for dinner and many approached us and appreciated activities we do.


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteering at Books for Africa, May 8th, 2018


VT Seva Minneapolis chapter another new volunteering activity Sorting books at 'Books for Africa'


VT Seva Minneapolis Park cleaning activity , May 5th, 2018


VT Seva Minneapolis Park cleaning activity


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at FMSC , May 5th, 2018

 

VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at FMSC . packed about 5000 meals.


VT Seva Minniapolis volunteered at FMSC, April 28th, 2018


VT Seva Minneapolis Chapter Volunteered at FMSC Chanhassen and packed about 7000 meals for needy children in Haiti..


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteering at FMSC , April 7th, 2018


VT Minneapolis TEAM did volunteering at a new location (Eagan) of Feed My Starving Children


VT Seva Minneapolis team did Bone Marrow Drive, March 24th, 2018


 VT Seva Minneapolis team did Bone Marrow Drive
 we could register 98 people for bone marrow donation in 14 hrs of volunteering in 2 days...so many youth registered


VT Seva Minnesota at Twin cities kids in need Resource centre, March 10th, 2018


 VT Seva Minnesota did new volunteering activity today at Twin Cities Kids In Need Resource Center​ , sorting and packing of school supplies. 


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at FMSC, Feb 17th, 2018


VT Seva Minneapolis chapter volunteered at FMSC (Feed my starving children), Chanhassen and packed about 6,000 meals for Nicaragua.


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at Matter, Feb 10th, 2018


 VT Seva Minneapolis volunteers participated in medical equipment sorting and packing at Matter today. 
 Our VT group and other groups & individuals did pack medical supplies useful for 10,000 people.

 


 ​VT Seva Minneapolis - Teja - 1st Annual event , Dec 2nd, 2017 


  VT Seva Minnesota organized their 1st Annual event TEJA (raising the spirits) on Dec 2nd at Maple Grove middle school from 4.30 PM to 7.30 PM. Minnesota chapter and people of Minnesota were fortunate and blessed enough with the presence of CEO of VT Seva, HH Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji as Chief Guest. This program launched with Jyothi Prajwalana (Lightening of lamp) by HH Sri Chinnajeeyar Swamiji and VT Seva USA Secretary, Sri Kiran Vangala.

The event was well compered by youth leaders, Nitya Simhadri, Samhita Jonnalagadda and Vedanth Jonnalagadda under the leadership of Sri Vamshi Jonnalagadda. The event started with National Anthem of USA and India followed by Sloka recitation by Prajna kids of Eden Prairie and Plymouth. The evening was celebrated with enthralling traditional music and dances performed by youth of age from 6 years to 24 years from 6 different schools. In the half way through the program Sri Kiran Vangala gave an inspirational speech and explained about VT Seva and Sri Rao Chaduvula, Director of VT Seva Minneapolis Chapter, thanked HH Sri Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji for gracing the occasion and went through the branch activities done till now and goals for coming year. HH Sri Chinna Jeeayar Swamiji, Chief Guest of the evening gave a very comprehensive and inspirational speech on volunteerism and why and how we need to raise the spirits of needy.

He honored all teachers with mementos and participation certificates of their students. He also honored event sponsor Smt and Sri Mahi, Owner of RNXT.

This program was attended and well received by 300+ guests. The guests were provided with free sumptuous food at the end, sponsored by Bay Leaf Indian Cuisine, Eden Prairie, MN. 

Minneapolis chapter is committed to raise funds for empowering education to 60 visually challenged children or Tribal children by end of the year. Minneapolis chapter volunteers did very good job in raising funds empowering education towards 30 children before the event starts through giving Tuesday and other contributions. Overall at the end of the program, branch’s goal is to raise funds for empowering education to 60 children.

The teachers who supported for VT Seva causes are Smt.Sujatha Akurati of Angika Academy, Smt Purnima Dasari of Kuchipudi dance academy, Smt Seetha of Apsaras, Smt Swapna Chodavarapu of Ntyanajali, Smt Lakshmi subrahmanyam of Raaga Surabhi and Smt Amritha Candala of Tarangini.


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VT Seva Minneapolis team volunteering at MATTER, Oct 14th, 2017


 VT Seva Minnesota volunteers packed 80 boxes of medical supplies at MATTER


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​VT Seva Minnesota 1st Annual Walkathon, August 26th, 2017


VT Seva Minneapolis team has kicked off 1st Annual walkathon successfully ,despite heavy rain forecast many enthusiastic supporters did present and made it successful.


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 VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at TeamMatter : June 10th, 2017


 VT Seva Minneapolis team has sorted and packed max boxes , 115 boxes which serves for 14000 people all these boxes will be shipped to somalia soon.


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   VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers raised funds through Garage sale : May 13th, 2017


 VT Seva Minneapolis volunteers organized a garage sale,a fund raising event in Woodbury city at the residence of Mr.Raj a VT seva volunteer.


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 VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers Celebrated Earth Day: April 22nd, 2017


​On the eve of Earth Day, Minnesota VT seva volunteers participated in Adopt A Street program at 83rd Ave N in Maple Grove City.


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VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteered at Matter: April 8th, 2017


VT Seva Minneapolis participated in Medical supplies sorting and packing today at Matter ...packed about 35 boxes of different categories of supplies... #teamMATTER



VT Seva Minneapolis Volunteers participated in Food packing : Feb 24th, 2017:


VT Seva Minneapolis volunteers participated in food packing at Feed My Starving children at Coon Rapids and packed about 7000 meal packs.




VT Seva Minneapolis volunteered at Feed My Starving Children : Jan 28th, 2016 :


​VT Seva Minnesota volunteers participated in food packing at Feed My Starving children at Coon Rapids and packed about 5800 meal packs 


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VT Seva Minneapolis packed 8000 meals for Haiti Children Aug 27th, 2016 : 

VT Seva Minnesota volunteers pack food at 'Feed my Starving Children' on regular basis. On August 27th, 2016 - Saturday morning, they packed about 8000 meals at Chanhassen for children in Haiti.


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VT Seva Minneapolis packed 7000 meals for Haiti Children July 30th,2016 :


VT Seva Minnesota volunteers pack food at 'Feed my Starving Children' on regular basis. On July 30th, 2016 - Saturday morning, they packed 7000 meals for children in Haiti.


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