Monday, April 23, 2007

More pictures from the walk against drugs

serving trail mix and slices of orange, and water and gatorade as people walk by.

The walkers approaching the second stop, where we went to serve the rest of the food.
Gurujot with a tray of cups containing gatorade.
Akal, Gurujot, and Prabhu serving the walkers as they rest.

Walkers resting before the last few miles.

Akal giving apples to walkers.

Reconvening at the tables after making rounds with food and drink.
Getting the last of the gatorade out of the thermos.
Deva giving away more gatorade.
One of the bicycle officers showing the needles that were collected from just one side of the road from the starting point to the destination.
A reminder of how serious the problem is here and how much an event such as this walk brings positive awareness and results.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Youth walk against drugs 2007

Here are some pictures (more to come) from the annual "youth against drug walk," which SEVA participated in last year and this year as well.
Around 6:00 AM, Gurujot Singh and Prabhu Singh went to help with the registration and to greet the VIPs.
People organizing the t-shirts early in the morning before the walk.
It was cold and raining so people wore raincoats or panchos.
Efrain, the man who started the walk several years ago.
In the church for the opening prayer. Ek Ong Kar Kaur Ji represented the Sikh community and said an opening prayer as well.
Recognizing the VIPs/faith leaders of the community.
The walk approaching the first stop where the SEVA team set up tables with refreshments.
putting on some of the walk t-shirts and preparing to serve food and water/gatorade to the walkers.
Serving the walkers.
Mehtab Singh Ji who did the whole walk last year and this year.