Seva Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Blankets, Matress and Clothes Distribution 1-Jan-16
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
8 13 588
Activity/Event Summary: The northen part of the Nepal is covered with snow from mid december to late January. The devastating earthquake on 25th April 2015 and subsequent aftershocks have left thousand homeless. Scores of families live under a thin tents, tarpaulins and such temporary shelter which gets completely covered by snow at night. Many families battle every night with cold for life. With insufficient warm clothes and blankets, majority are falling sick.  Seeing this plight, On 1st of January 2016 youths from SSIO Nepal served mattresses, blankets and clothes to 588 households of four different wards of Gumdi village of Dhading district,148 km away from Kathmandu.  The place was just 58.8 km away from the highway, however because of the dangerous and rough terrain it almost took 8 hours to reach Gumdi Village.  The 13 college students (youth from outside organisation) accompanying sai youth voluntters were highly inspired and encouraged to be part of it. The beneficiaries hard hit by the massive earthquake of 2015 were touched by the token of love. The volunteers expressed their gratitude to Bhagvan to having given this opportunity to serve the needy.
Spiritual Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Orientation to Office Bearers 1. 6-7, 16-17, 22-23 January 2016
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
75 358
Activity/Event Summary: The orientation program to the new office bearers were organised in three places namely, Butwal, Kathmandu and Pokhara in January. Out of seven regions divided, office bearers from 4 regions attended the program. The events were organised as a wrokshop to provide orientation to the new office bearers from sai centers, devotional singing groups, regions and national council. Each Orientation program was for 2 days. The talks/ worshops in a program covered topics such as “Organization and our responsibility”, “Organization operations” and “Organizations policy and programs for 2016″.
Seva Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Medical Camp 22-Jan-16
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
20 25 580
Activity/Event Summary: SSIO Nepal organised free medical camp for heart patients in Kathmandu where 5 cardiologists and 20 nurses and paramedics professionals carried a general heart check-up. Medicines were distributed free of cost. The patients with heart problem referred to hospital for further check-up and follow -up.
Training Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Education in Human Values 8-9 January 2016
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
10 123
Activity/Event Summary: The government and private school teachers were provided teachers training on Human Values in Western Nepal. The 4 speakers  from SSIO Nepal conducted a 2 day training that included talks, worskshops and group activities.
EHV to Community Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
EHV to Medical students 8-Jan-16
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
1 120
Activity/Event Summary: As a part of taking EHV to the community The Institute of Sri Sathya Sai Education Nepal (ISSEN) conducted an hour and a half long talk program to medical students and professionals of Nepal Medical College, Atterkhel in Kathmandu. The director of the institute highlighted the need for human valuesin medical education, the process of integrating human values in medical and non-medical courses. He also discussed on essentials of self-management as a tool for blossoming human excellence for each individuals including medical professionals.
Training Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Education in Human Values 29-30 January 2016
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
10 163
Activity/Event Summary: The private school teachers were provided teachers training on Human Values in eastern Nepal. The 3 speakers from SSIO Nepal conducted a 2 day training that included talks, worskshops and group activities. 153 teachers of private schools of Nepal and 10 teachers from the neighbouring country Bhutan received the training.  The participants, particularly the bhutanese in particular appreciated the usefulness of the program. Bhutanese participants have requested to conduct similar program in Bhutan.
Seva Name of the Event Date(s) of Event (DD/MM/YYYY)
Blankets, Matress and Clothes Distribution 16-Jan-16
No. of SSIO Volunteers Involved No. of Non Members Involved  No of People Served/ Attendees
21 10 827
Activity/Event Summary: The northen part of the Nepal is covered with snow from mid december to late January. The devastating earthquake on 25th April 2015 and subsequent aftershocks have left thousand homeless. Scores of families live under a thin tents, tarpaulins and such temporary shelter which gets completely covered by snow at night. Many families battle every night with cold for life. With insufficient warm clothes and blankets, majority are falling sick. After finding out a condition from national newspaper, the SSIO Nepal served blankets, matress and clothes to 827 families of most affected Sindhupalchowk District about 140 kms away from Kathmandu. Four loaded trucks accompanied by Sai Youths travelled around 23 hours partly on steep hilly roads and partly on foot to reach the beneficiaries.
January 2016 Report
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