BENEFITING: SRI MATHRUDEVI VISWASHANTHI ASHRAM TRUST INC
EVENT DATE: Oct 01, 2015
"You must have a heart filled with self-sacrifice. You must have the feeling that you have come to this world for the pure work of meditation and selfless service." Amma Sri Karunamayi
Divine Mother Amma Sri Karunamayi has traveled around the world for over 20 years, selflessly dedicating Her time to relieve the pain and suffering of all — regardless of their religion, ethnicity, gender or nationality. Her universal love for all humankind has inspired countless people to join Her mission of global unity and has resulted in the formation of Amma’s non-profit humanitarian organization, SMVA Trust®.
SMVA Trust is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3), humanitarian organization which creates a better world through programs that reduce poverty, provide food, housing, clothing, medical treatment, education, humanitarian assistance, clean water and environmental stewardship. SMVA is committed to values, insights, and programs that contribute to achieving a world free of want, fear and violence, and is working towards uplifting the world’s underprivileged community.
Your contribution will be utilized by SMVA Trust to provide urgent humanitarian relief and free services in remote regions of India as well as the underserved negihborhoods of the USA.
Your generous donation will support free programs to:
Expand social welfare and emergency relief programs in times of crisis
Eradicate poverty long-term and create sustainable economies
Feed the hungry with food drives and soup kitchens to nourish and uplift
Provide clean, safe water that will save thousands of lives
Build adequate homes that contribute to sustainability and safe, happy families
Educate children to empower the next generation of girls and boys
Protect and help children who would otherwise become child laborers
Offer compassionate medical care to those who cannot afford it
Provide additional medical camps and fairs for screenings, surgeries and services
Create positive, nurturing, sustainable communities
SMVA Trust, working under the guidance of Amma Sri Karunamayi, has undertaken many humanitarian and relief projects such as free schools, free hospitals, mobile medical care, free housing projects and water treatment plants. SMVA Trust is actively involved in community services like feeding the hungry, clothing distribution, leprosy care, wheelchair distribution, natural disaster aid, eye & dental screening, cataract operations and much more by volunteers of the Trust around the globe.
In addition to numerous programs in India, SMVA Trust also offers soup kitchens in centers across the USA, also distributing free clothing to the and veterans, collaborating with the American Red Cross to organize blood donation drives, offering free psychiatric counseling and workshops on depression and stress management to help alleviate mental and psychological trauma and stress, and partnering with local hospitals and emergency medical technicians to offer free CPR training. SMVA Trust has also undertaken activities aimed at protecting nature and preserving forests, as well as animal welfare activities.
Celebrate the joy of giving!