IC Professionals Join NYC Day of Seva
On August 5, 2017, the Islamic Center at NYU Professionals will join the Sikh Coalition and Sikh communities across the country in a National Day of Seva (selfless community service) to remember and honor the victims and survivors of the Oak Creek tragedy – – one of the deadliest bias-motivated shootings in U.S. history.
Through service, we will stand in solidarity with our Sikh brothers and sisters to unequivocally denounce hatred.
What: Morningside Park Clean Up in partnership with the Sikh Coalition
Who: You, your family and friends. This is a family-friendly project and we encourage volunteers of all ages to participate!
When: Meet at 10am sharp. The seva project will finish around 1:30pm.
Where: Morningside Park Entrance, meet at W 117th St & Morningside Ave, Manhattan, New York City (near Columbia University).
RSVP: Please RSVP by emailing us at icprofessionalsgroup@gmail
Donations: The Sikh Coalition is aiming to raise $300 in advance of the seva project and are asking volunteers to make an optional donation. The Parks Department will use the funds they raise on behalf of the Sikh community to purchase plants to use during the project. To donate, please click here:http://bit.ly/
Additional Details: Volunteers should wear blue or orange t-shirts and long pants. Bring work gloves (limited supply available). Sunscreen and sun protection is encouraged!