Awards: Houston, TX
Annula Global 7 Award
Sewa International was awarded the Outstanding Non Profit award at 5th Annual Global 7 Awards hosted by Houston International Trade Development Council. For its work in Greater Houston area post Harvey and in Rosharon where Sewa International is leading the rebuilding and livelyhood efforts, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Executive Director Holly Lam sent a special recognition. Congressman Pete Olson, Sheil Jackson Lee also chipped in with certificates of Congressional Recognition.
“Pride of the Community” award
Sewa International - Houston Chapter received “Pride of the Community” award. The award was presented by US Congressman Hon. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) at the Hindu American Foundation’s annual fund-raising gala night.
ICC Award to Sewa Houston for Community Service
India Culture Center (ICC) awarded Sewa Houston chapter for its exceptional community service and highly successful volunteer development program for the year of 2016.
Hindu Youth Award for Nikhil Jaiswal
Every year, Hindus of Greater Houston (HGH) award an inspiring young volunteer for his/her valuable contribution to community service projects. Sewa volunteer Nikhil Jaiswal received the Hindu Youth Award for his contribution in 2016.
People's Choice Award for Poster at AAPI Health Summit
Sewa International’s “Yoga for Sewa” poster was awarded first Prize in People’s Choice category for its unique and promising concept at first AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander ) Health summit in Houston on Nov 20th 2015.
Volunteer Houston recognition for Teen Volunteer Kaushiki Tewary
Sewa International Teen Volunteer Kaushiki Tewary was awarded as one of the top 3 youth volunteers in the Greater Houston Area,for her work with local Charities and the Immigrant and refugee programs.
Volunteer Houston Award presented to Vasudev Singh for Community Service
Volunteer Houston awards Sewa International Vice President Vasudev Singh with top community volunteer of the year for his Service to the Bhutanese community.
Jefferson Award For Service
Sewa International, Houston receives a 2013 Youth Service Challenge Medallion by the Jefferson Awards Committee!On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 Sewa International, Houston was recognized by the Jefferson Awards as a 2013 Youth Service Challenge Medallion recipient. Presented by Houston Mayor Annise Parker, this award recognizes Sewa's monthly community service activities known as Sewa Local Events