Entries by Community Seva, Inc.

Commendation from the City of San Jose District 8

1st Annual Carol Ashman Memorial Community Service Award Nathan Ganeshan of Community Seva Inc.recently received the 1st Annual Carol Ashman Memorial Community Service Award for his wonderful work serving the homeless community in the Bay Area. Link to article in the Evergreen Times    

Basis Independent High School Spotlight

Recently, Basis Independent Silicon Valley High School partnered with Community Seva and sponsored a Care Bag seva. High schooler Samrit Mathur introduced Community Seva to his school and organized the event. His team raised $450 and assembled 300 bags. We want to thank Samrit for his contribution and initiative! A THANK YOU to the school […]

Youth Volunteer Interview

This month, we would like to honor Sanika Sahasrabudhe as our spotlight volunteer this month. She is a senior at Evergreen Valley High School. Sanika donated her first income from a summer job to Community Seva! We want to sincerely thank Sanika for her selfless donation and empathy. Summer of 2017 – I was going […]

Volunteer Spotlight – June 2017

This month, Community Seva has chosen two essential volunteers for the Volunteer Spotlight section. Rashmi Ramachandra and Ranjani Kumar have showed exemplary attitude towards service and have supported us through their positions at the Silicon Valley Bank. We are pleased to have such dedicated volunteers, and we thank them for their service! Both volunteers answered […]

Community Seva places its foot prints in Hayward !!!

On May 21st 2017, our veteran volunteers kick started a new dinner seva to 25+ under privileged families including children in a family shelter in Hayward. We will be cooking dinner at this shelter every 3rd Sunday of the month It’s a new shelter, new kitchen, different amenities, new residents but the love to cook […]

Leadership Award in Community Service

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (APAHM), celebrating the culture, traditions, history, achievements and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. During this month, elected officials across the state recognize their local leaders in various categories. On Sunday, May 21st, 2017, the Asian Americans for Community Involvement, Asian […]

Santa Clara County Realtors Foundation Grant

Community Seva receives its largest Grant – $5000 !!!! Santa Clara County Realtors Foundation have chosen Community Seva as the recipients for their grant. Truly, it was an honor for the Board of Directors of Community Seva to personally receive their grant check at their Realtors Association meeting. SCCRF board members were impressed by the […]

3rd Grade Anti-Hunger Club at Clark School

Twenty 3rd graders created an anti-Hunger Club in the year 2015-2016 and raised $300 to do their part in carrying out their mission of feeding 200 hungry belly by preparing ” Brown Bags” with nutritious items, juice and a fruit and later those bags were delivered to a homeless shelter. For every Child’s success, definitely […]

San Jose Floods

On a rainy, windy night in February , Community Seva volunteers set a perfect example for going above and beyond in serving the Community. Our volunteer team stepped up to help the San Jose residents who were the victims of recent floods in San Jose by providing 160 backpacks filled with winter emergency kits (Beanie, […]

Winter Blanket Distribution

On January 21st, our team of volunteers(mostly children) packed over 375 backpacks with winter essentials – blankets, socks, gloves, beanie, care bag kit and more. These bags were distributed to shelters in San Jose. This video was shot just few minutes ago at a Starbucks where one of our volunteers ran into a homeless man […]

Successful Thanksgiving Drive!

Mission Accomplished – The massive ” feeding” effort of  500+ dinners served by Community Seva !!!! YES ! For the first time, in one day at 5 different locations, 40+ like minded, kind-hearted volunteers (plus a few children) gathered to cook and serve nutritious Thanksgiving meal to 500+ homeless individuals in the South Bay Community.) […]