Entries by Sewa

UTTARAKHAND RELIEF UPDATE 2016

  Sewa International inaugurated its first school in a remote village, Chhinka, in district Chamoli (Uttarakhand) on December 5, 2015. It is a co-ed school with 148 students receiving education till 8th class. The old school was badly damaged during Uttarakhand floods in 2013 and needed to be re-built. After inspection of the damaged site in […]

Second Sewa UK School opened in Jammu & Kashmir

The second Sewa UK School in Jammu & Kashmir is currently under construction at Salana, District Kishtwar. The existing school at Salana ( currently run by Bhartiya Shiksha Samiti, J&K), has suffered extensive damages over the last few years as a result of  earthquakes and the heavy floods of 2014. It has around 125 students till 8th class and […]

Nepal

A major earthquake struck Nepal on April 25 resulting in more than 8600 deaths and 18,000 injuries.  The earthquake seriously affected more than 12 districts and 8 million people. See the Year End report on the rehabilitation effort. Further information: Appeal overview 5th May – Report 8th May – Report 13th May – 2nd Earthquake Update 18th May – Relief […]

Cycle 4 Sewa 2014 – Best Response Ever

On 7th September on a beautiful Sunday afternoon, Cycle4Sewa made its third annual appearance at the Redbridge Cycling Centre with the aim to raise as much money for SEWA UK. With the success achieved over the past 2 years, Swayamsevaks and Sevikas from Newham Nagar were aiming to raise more money, to make the event […]