Helping Beings In Need, June 2020

Selfless Seva Trust Of Istanbul

Selfless Seva Trust of Istanbul, Turkey, has continued to do Seva activities between June 1, and July 5, 2020; many people were visited and provided with the following services:

  • On Mondays and Wednesdays, food was cooked regularly and delivered to several homes in need throughout the month at the following districts;

  • 1,000 meals in Sisli Region

  • 425 meals in Pendik Region

  • 980 meals in Ömerli Region

  • 840 meals in Uskumruköy Region

  • The youth have also continued with individually, as per Swami’s dictum ‘Let no one go to sleep hungry’.

  • 2,218 meals were delivered individually.

  • Necessary medical supplies were provided to the people with ailments in the Sisli, Istanbul region.

  • The house-rent for two homes and utility fees such as electricity, water and more, for 10 homes were paid.

  • Every day, in two districts of Istanbul – Zekeriyaköy Region and Fenerbahçe Region – dogs, cats, birds and sometimes horses are provided with food, water and medical care. When encountered, all kinds of animals in need are provided with the necessary help.
     

  • Istanbul Municipality has started a new online aid campaign, wherein those who cannot afford to pay their bills during pandemic period can leave their utility bills on the website, and those who are able to pay, can help them by paying their bills anonymously. This month five bills were paid for those people in need.