Sewa specializes in disaster relief and rehabilitation. Their development programs focuses on family services; child, tribal and refugee welfare; women empowerment; health; and education. In addition to our work in the US, SEWA has undertaken development projects in Colombia, Guyana, India, Kenya, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
The Order is one of the world’s oldest Christian institutions. In the 11th century Blessed Fra’ Gerard saw poor and sick pilgrims of all faiths lying in the streets of Jerusalem. To relieve their misery, he founded a religious order of Catholic men and women to serve the needy and procure the necessities of life for them.
The Rotary Club of San Jose is the largest, most active and well-known service organization in the community. We are a leadership organization working together to make a difference. Our members include local business, nonprofit, professional and civic leaders. We form lasting friendships through our shared Rotary experiences including weekly meetings with interesting speakers, committee meetings and projects, social events and group service projects within our community and internationally.