Seva - Compassion in Action
Your Compassion Can Change The World
Your Compassion Can Change The World
Your Compassion Can Change The World
Your Compassion Can Change The World
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Seva Foundation

"Seva's efforts create hope and happiness worldwide for so many people in difficult conditions. I've always been amazed and cheered by their good works and I've been very happy to help them in their fundraising efforts."

Bruce Hornsby
Singer / Songwriter

Seva Foundation

“We've always admired Seva's focus on serving indigenous people in the U.S. and around the world. Seva knows how to work with communities in ways that truly benefit those in need. We are honored to be involved with their mission and look forward to contributing to their efforts for years to come."

Tea Leaf Green
Musicians

Seva Foundation

“I congratulate Seva Foundation for the magnificent work they continue to do."

Odetta
Legendary Folk Singer

Seva Foundation

“Seva has given so much help to so many thousands of people for so many years — such a wonderful example of love in action.”

Bonnie Raitt
Singer / Songwriter

Seva Foundation

"For 30 years Seva has made an extraordinary contribution to the world — not only through their international programs, but here in some of the most impoverished communities in North America, on Native American reservations. Thank you Seva."

Jackson Browne
Singer / Songwriter

Seva Foundation

"Seva takes the impulse towards generosity and turns it into compassionate action that helps people in real need. I honor my friends and relations by giving to Seva in their name — the entire world benefits. I hope you'll join me."

Peter Coyote
Actor / Writer

Seva Foundation

"Compassion and caring for people in need - that's simply a moral necessity. But it's not always easy to do. Seva makes it easy. They know how to put your donations to work in ways that truly benefit people."

Joan Baez
Singer / Humanitarian Activist

Seva Foundation

"When we met the folks at Seva, we knew we were among kindred spirits, joining to bring people together in service to others. Whether preventing blindness in Nepal, assisting native peoples in Guatemala and Mexico, or helping our own Native Americans, Seva has been there to help alleviate suffering and improve people's lives. Long may they rock!"

Phil Lesh
The Grateful Dead

       
 
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Seva Winning the Fight Against Preventable Blindness
A new report released by the World Health Organization confirms that thanks to the hard work of Seva and our VISION 2020 partner organizations, rates of global blindness have been reduced for the first time in history.
Poverty Causes Blindness
A telling article on the relationship of poverty and blindness, written by Dr. Ken Bassett, Program Director at our sister organization Seva Canada and Director of the BC Centre for Epidemiologic and International Ophthalmology.
Seva Launches the Fund for Women and Girls
The Fund for Women and Girls will support a variety of innovative programs and partnerships that are improving the health of women and girls and empowering them with new skills.
Seva at Clinton Global Initiative
Seva was one of only 25 global health organizations invited to attend the 2008 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, where we launched our So One Million Eyes See Again campaign.
Elvis Costello Rocks Seva Concert!
Seva's 30th Anniversary Concert was a smashing success, raising $290,000 to support our programs!
Eye Care and Economic Opportunity in Cambodia
Seva is helping to bring eye care, jobs and new opportunity to Cambodia's poorest province.
Seva Honored with "Critical Impact Award"
The Council on Foundations chose Seva to receive this prestigious award for "revolutionizing" community-based eye care programs by helping to launch Aurolab.
Larry Brilliant in TIME 100
Seva co-founder Larry Brilliant was chosen as one of TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2008.
Portraits of Joy:  The Art of Jon Kaplan
Jon has donated his photography to Seva for over ten years.  In this interview, he talks about the message he tries to convey through his portraits, and how he gets people to smile!
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