Gurdaspur, Panjab: UNITED SIKHS saw the urgent need for medical and health services for villagers who have not seen a doctor for many years. Due to tensions at border area districts in Gurdaspur and Taran Tarn in October 2016 many villagers at evacuation camps have neglected their health, this caused major concern to our volunteers who visited the villagers.
Sikhs Adopt Neglected Neighborhoods During Texas Cleanup
September 5, 2017
"Many of our volunteers have taken time off of work to come out and help. They realize the need is just that great. Neighborhoods look more like lakes, and the stores have become mini pools of contaminated water. We're in the beginning phases of a recovery effort that may take years to overcome," Gurvinder Singh of UNITED SIKHS said.
Will You Be a Humanitarian on 19th August?
August 17, 2017
Worldwide, August 17, 2017 - Will you be a humanitarian on Aug 19th, which is World Humanitarian Day, by helping ANYONE in need. Do not ignore a cry for help, on Saturday August 19, be a humanitarian by helping the first needy person you meet. For WHD 2017, humanitarian partners are coming together to reaffirm that civilians caught in conflict are #NotATarget.
"Our doors and our hearts are open." That was the message UNITED SIKHS and members of the local Sikh community sent to the residents of Manchester, England after a deadly suicide bombing claimed the lives of 22 people.
Let's talk..... LOL (Language of Love)
May 5, 2017
In late April I had the privilege of sharing Sikh values and practices with an interfaith community during a trip to the Oinofyta Refugee Camp in Greece. UNITED SIKHS is actively involved in the St Ethelburga's Sacred Activism program in London. As part of the program, participants from various faith groups came together to discuss spiritual practices and learned how to apply them to make changes in the world.