The Shakti Mission
Serving Our Seniors
Launched Septemeber 24th, 2022
Ethnic vegan Indo-Caribbean home-cooked food!
Our Meal Program is available bi-weekly to anyone 65 or older in Queens, NY. Our program offers preservative-free, ethnic, west Indian dishes cooked, packaged and delivered the same day by our amazing team of volunteers.
If you or anyone you know is in need of our services, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
Delivered right to your door!
Our SERVING OUR SENIORS PROGRAM has PROVIDED over:
CONTAINERS OF FOOD DELIVERED
Make A Donation
We have made great progress in bringing much-needed meals and service thus far. We cannot continue to do this important work alone! We need your help!
Contribute to A Facebook FUNDRaiser
There are ongoing Facebook Fundraisers you can contribute to on Facebook.
JOIN OUR EFFORTS
Your generosity makes our work possible. Whether you contribute financially or as advocate for good.
Join our Efforts
Your generosity makes our work possible. Whether you contribute financially or as an advocate for good, you make a real and lasting difference in people’s lives.
Our members and volunteers bring commitment, innovation, passion, creativity, and an appreciation of both the big picture and the importance of giving back.
We have made great progress in bringing much-needed meals and service thus far. unfortunately, we cannot continue to do this important work alone! We need your help!
GET INVOLVED WHERE IT MATTERS
Friends, we are taking measured steps to alleviate hunger amongst the most destitute, and to restore dignity to those that are being robbed of it.
Poverty is a destructive force, but together, we can fight to combat it – one meal at a time, one article of clothing at a time.
We cannot do this work alone. If you would like to join our fight, please contact us regarding volunteer opportunities.
SHAKTI MISSION ON “LET’S TALK WITH LAKSHMEE”
CHAIRMAN DAVE KUTAYIAH DISCUSSED THE SHAKTI MISSION AND ALL OF ITS PROGRAMS.
Snacks and Dry Goods Donations
The Briarwood houses up to 70 families and needs to provide meals three times per day. They also have an after-school program and need to provide snacks for the kids.
The Shakti Mission is providing fruits on a monthly basis but The Briarwood is also in desperate need of snacks and dry goods. We are currently speaking with food pantries in the area to request one-time donations and will begin an ongoing donation program.
Our Guyana Grocery Giveaway program has served over:
BAGS OF GROCERY
HOT MEALS SERVED
Vijah Ramjattan, Founder & President of UMA
Feeding the hungry is one of the greatest act of humanity. Devi Maa blessings to you all now and always. With every mouthful of food eaten by those who got help from your good act, imagine the relief, stress and distressed you’ve removed. Keep up the great job!. Blessed.
Pandit Krishna, Sri Durga Mandir
The Shakti Mission has our greatest thanks for donating their precious time to aid in the cleaning of our Mandir and left the best of impressions.
Tejkumar Bhulai, Owner of Better Visions Optical
Great job serving the community. Keep up the great work.
IRA BERGER, JEWISH AUTHOR & PHOTOGRAPHER
They are a wonderful group ! They display an abundance of kindness both to the needy and even to curious outsiders like me.
On March 11th, we delivered 575 containers of food to our seniors. This service is FREE and available to anyone 65+ in Queens, NY. Next delivery will be on March 25th! ... See MoreSee Less
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Amazing work everyone!
Great job 👍
Selfless seva. God bless you all!
Proud of this team!
The most selfless times.
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Yesterday, we celebrated our 10th delivery, Serving our Seniors in Queens, NY! Special thanks to all our amazing volunteers. ... See MoreSee Less
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If you or someone you know has unopened incontinence products such as adult diapers, pull-ons, underpads (chux), sanitary napkins, disposable wipes, or gloves, please consider donating them to The Shakti Mission. All items will be redistributed to seniors in need, right here in our community! We will pick up!
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What a beautiful gesture!