Satyananda Yoga Center

Seva Opportunities in Austin, Texas


South Asian International Volunteer Association. contact: Shubhada

The mission is to promote health, education & friendship for Seniors through volunteering - to enable seniors to be more proactive in the community.

Meeting places are 4 around Austin.
Food is prepared and donated to CARITAS of Austin & to Salvation Army & for UT Saiva students: Food for Thought.
The mission of Micah 6 of Austin is to work together to identify and meet the needs of the homeless and the impoverished in the University of Texas campus area.
Capital Area Food Bank of Texas
An organization that distributes food and grocery products throughout Central Texas.

    * Meals on WheelsVolunteers deliver meals to homebound clients
    * Handy WheelsVolunteers help clients with home repair one time a month
    * H.O.P.E.Volunteers deliver an extra bag of groceries once a month
    * Medi WheelsVolunteers provide transportation for clients to medical appointments
    * Care CallsVolunteers are "phone friends" to homebound clients
    * Groceries to GoVolunteers grocery shop twice a month for clients
    * Mike's PlaceVolunteers help clients with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia
    * Country WheelsSeven frozen meals delivered once a week to clients living in rural areas
    * Meals for KidsNutritious evening meals provided to low-income children
    * Second MealsVolunteers deliver shelf-stable, boxed, seven-day supplies of meals
    * P.A.L.S.Free vet services & food provided to the pets of homebound clients
    * Congregate MealsA place for active seniors to gather for games, physical activity, conversation and lunchtime meals

Helping hand for children offers residential services and therapeutic foster care for abandoned, abused, and neglected children.

Non-profit organization providing assistance to Asian women seeking help in dealing with domestic violence and abuse.

Y.E.S. (Yoga Education in Schools)

works to get yoga education to children, teens, teachers, counselors, parents, care givers to children, doctors, nurses, psychologists, psychiatrists, physiotherapists, social workers, attorneys to children for improving the quality of the lives of children & teens through yoga classes, seminars, workshops, conferences, awareness with the help of volunteers to access schools, institutions, corporations, hospitals, shelters.