Service in Satchidananda (SIS) is a non-profit international collection of charities established in honor of Sri Swami Satchidananda and based on his core teaching of selfless service.
SIS, founded by Nalanie Harilela Chellaram, one of Swami Satchidananda’s senior students, exists to serve global projects that are working in a sustainable way and giving back to their local communities.
SIS is supported by a team of international volunteers and affiliate organizations, which includes AKIN Charity (Association for Kids in Need) and Vida Util—a Spanish-based non governmental organization that provides education sponsorships and medical resources to people in Nepal, and C.A.S.A: a Portuguese charity supporting under privileged families, elderly, and the homeless throughout Portugal.
To work together with a dedicated team of people, with other nonprofit organizations, donors, and well-wishers to positively impact the lives of children and families in need through established and new projects.
To raise funds to establish, support and expand our charitable projects that nurture the lives of children and people in need through education and skills, the alleviation of suffering, love, and service.