113 communities adopted in 25 countries
Country Communities Adopted Intervention Programme/Activities Number of People Served
Australia Bush Care - Cooks River Catchment And Parramatta Tree planting, weeding, and regeneration of vegetation. NA
Australia NSW Western Region Community Engagement Hand knitted beanies for the elderly. 40
Australia NSW Region Feeding of healthy vegeterian meals. 200
Australia Dandenong and Victoria Market Community Programme The feeding at Dandenong Market occurs every Tuesday for the homeless where toasted sandwiches, soup, cooked food, pasta, fruits, tea, coffee and biscuits are served. During Christmas, the young adults entertained everyone with soulful Christmas choir and divine music. 150
Australia Vital Connections Homeless Care CBD Brisbane Provide 3-course vegetarian meal, collection of food items, distribution of clothes, blankets and sleeping bags to the homeless. 150
Australia Bluecare Nursing Home Service and support to elders by providing monthly afternoon tea and concert. The service also includes transportation support. 20
Australia Discovery Club, Warwick, Perth We give a break to carergivers of people with disability by taking care of them for 3 hours every 3 months. This service activity has been taken by Warwick Sai Centre WA for the last 20 years and continuing. 30
Australia Community Engagement Murwillumbah The working bee programme occurs during school holidays at Sathya Sai College where sai volunteers from all the region visit the school and carry out maintenance work such cutting the lawn, weeding, filing etc. In addition, the National Service team provides 20 hampers of groceries per month to the Murwillumbah Community. 200+
Australia Birthing Kit Around 300,000 women and 3 million newborns die each year from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. To help address this, the SSIO Australia partnered with Birthing Kit Foundation Australia to assemble and deliver these birthing kits. 6000
Australia Tregrear Public School Breakfast Programme Daily breakfast programme. 200
Australia St Brigids Catholic Parish and the Community Annual christmas service 500
Australia Ageing Community Canberra and Sydney Sai Care Programme to promote care and respect of elders. 100
Argentina Recreo, Santa Fe Vocational training for women, spiritual and sports activities for children 600
Argentina Las Talitas, Tucaman Service to children that includes medical care, classes in human values, donation of food and other supplies. Over 100
Argentina Florencio Varela, Buenos Aires Medical care, classes in human values, donation of food and other supplies. 60
Argentina Los Sauces, San Marcos Sierras, Cordoba Medical care, classes in human values, donation of food and other supplies. 150
Colombia Community Service in Barroblanquito - Piedescuesta-Santander Human values workshops to children and parents 50
Colombia El Hato, Funza Various services to children and elders 125
Colombia Saiama Shelter Home to receive people who come to Bagota for medical services. The house also provides classes on human values and vocational trainings. Many hundreds
Croatia Letovanic Village Rebuilding of the community following the 2014 floods. Services include distribution of clothes/supplies/new furniture, village cleaning, and medical camps. Many hundreds
Ecuador Community Service Projects by Sathya Sai School of Guayaquil Walk for Values and handicraft workshops 300
Ecuador Community Service Projects by Sathya Sai School of Guayaquil Organising of the Kuya Raymi ancestral festival 1000
El Salvador Community Service to People with Physical Impairment Free room and boarding, medical services, and workshops for earning livelihood 22
Fiji Nemasi Educare, Medicare, and Envirocare 100
Fiji Beteki Educare, Medicare, and Envirocare 270
Fiji Seniyaya Educare, Medicare, and Envirocare 200
Germany Adoption of Cherson / Ukraine Continous delivery of food items, clothes, shoes, blankets, tools, hygienic articles, toys, school supplies and money 1000+
Greece Ibanga Village, Nigeria Construction of primary school in Nigeria by devotees from SSIO Greece 90
Indonesia Palu City, Indonesia Construction of 170 homes, 20 toilets and bathrooms, a Sathya Sai Medical Clinic, Sathya Sai Maternity Clinic, a library, and a community hall. Many hundreds
Kenya Villages of Kangemi, Kawagware and Kibera Service to children: SSEHV clases and food distribution 1000
Kenya Gichagi Village in the Ngong division of Kajiado County Service to elderly women 200
Kenya Two schools in a very remote area of North Laikipia in the Rift Valley Province School renovations that include new toiter blocks, boarding facilities, new classrooms, solar energy, and water storage facilities. Many hundreds
Malaysia Desa Mentari Selangor Community service, medical, educational and spiritual activities Over 500
Malaysia Kampung Ujung Batu Community service, medical, educational and spiritual activities Over 500
Malaysia Butterworth Penang Community service, medical, educational and spiritual activities Over 500
Malaysia Taman Cenderawasih Pahang Community service, medical, educational and spiritual Activities Over 500
Malaysia Matang Jaya Selangor Community service, medical, educational and spiritual activities Over 500
Malaysia Lukut, Negeri Sembilan Nigel Garden, Selangor Community service, medical, educational and spiritual activities Over 500
Malaysia Ladang Sg. Krudda, Sg. Siput, Perak State SSEHV classes, free tutoring, feeding programmes, providing accommodation to single mothers, community bonding programmes. Over 600
Malaysia Bukit Pasir, Muar, Johor State SSEHV classes, free tutoring, free tailoring and cooking classes, tree planting, and medical camps. Over 350
Malaysia Taman Jati, Kulim, Kedah State Medical camp, community sports, SSEHV Classes, free tuition classes, free dry rations Over 400
Malaysia Taman Manickavasagam, Ipoh, Perak State Free tuitoring programmes, SSEHV classes Over 350
Morocco Tamazouzt School Marrakech Classroom and well Renovations, setting up of gardens and irrigation systems, SSEHV trainings, and medical care 773
Morocco Douar (Village) Ait Bouhmouch in Tamazouzt Reservoir Construction Many hundreds
Mauritius La Ferme Feeding, paediatric, SSEHV, medical, sanitation, hygiene, and substance abuse prevention campaigns 400
Mauritius Pamplemousses Feeding, paediatric, SSEHV, medical, sanitation, hygiene, and substance abuse prevention campaigns 400
Nepal 18 Poor Villages Building of schools, housing, medical centres, homes for stray animals, and water supply system Many hundreds
New Zealand Pomare Community Support to three primary schools, medical clinics, and protect the planet initiatives 100
New Zealand Rongomai Community Sathya Sai preschool, medical clinics, food and clothing drive, workshops on drug/alcohol prevention programmes 100
Peru Community of Cerro San Francisco - Lima Medical services, food and clothing drive, and workshop on human values for children 250
Peru Community of Cullcuy - Huánuco Food and winter clothing drive. Most of the sweaters for children and babies are made in two weaving workshops by SSIO volunteers and others. 370
Peru Community of Pango – La Libertad Various supplies and services. Some of the supplies are hand made. 200
South Africa Frasers Stationery distribution, vet/medical clinics, and vocational training for women. Many hundreds
South Africa Embo SSEHV/literary classes, medical and dental camps. Many hundreds
South Africa Malagazi Stationery distribution; medical, dental and eye clinics; and distribution of hot meals. Many hundreds
South Africa Khayelitsha Library set up, distribution of food and hygiene supplies. Many hundreds
South Africa Faufung Work has not yet commenced as we are still in the process of carrying out a needs analysis. Many hundreds
Sri Lanka 22 Poor Villages Medical services; food and water projects; construction of schools, multi purpose halls, drainage systems, and garbage collection areas; tutoring projects; vocational trainings and more Many hundreds
Syria Children Classes in Education in Human Values 50
Thailand Service to families Distribution of daily necessities such as rice, oil, sugar, cookies, milk, diapers etc. 32 Families
Trinidad and Tobago Couva/California (Central Trinidad) Medical Care, Education in Human Values, and Distribution of School Materials NA
United States Morgon Hill Tutoring Hispanic children and slow learners 25
United States South Gate Elementary Tutoring Hispanic children and slow learners 40
United States World Bird Sanctuary Provide food and medical care to birds 701 Birds
United States Refugee population Providing medical care, food supplies, clothing and attending to their needs 100
United States Homeless Population Providing medical care, food supplies, clothing and attending to their needs 300
United States Elderly People Providing medical care, food supplies, clothing and attending to their needs 300
United States Santa Ana Providing medical care, food and other household supplies 2000
United States Huntington Park Providing medical care, food and other household supplies 1800
United States Fifth Ward Home restoration, distribution of supplies and other building materials 10
United States Municipal Utility District 148 Home restoration, distribution of supplies and other building materials 50
United States Cambodian Village Rosharon Home restoration, distribution of supplies and other building materials 150
Venezuela Avenida San Martin, Caracas Service to Elders NA
Venezuela El Recreo and Chacao Parish Food supplies to the needy NA
Vietnam Indigenous Communities Service to children that includes building playgrounds and roads to schools; medical camps; educational workshops. 4000