Helping Beings In Need

Selfless Seva Trust Of Istanbul

Selfless Seva Trust of Istanbul, Turkey, has continued to do Seva activities between August 3, 2020 and August 30, 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;

  • 700 meals in Sisli Region

  • 273 meals in Pendik Region

  • 600 meals in Ömerli Region

  • 608 meals in Uskumruköy Region

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

  • 1,506 meals were delivered individually.

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

  • The house-rent of two homes and the utility fees such as electricity and water of ten homes were paid.

  • Every day, in two districts of Istanbul – Zekeriyaköy Region and Fenerbahçe Region – dogs, cats, birds and sometimes horses were 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 the 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 four bills were paid for those people in need.