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COVID19 Pandemic in the US #BoundToEachOther #CORDUSA – all live updates!

Dear Friends! A lot has happened and changed in the world over the past months since #COVID19 #pandemic erupted. #CoronaVirus shows how vulnerable we remain. This #pandemic has had far-reaching consequences beyond the spread of the disease itself and efforts to quarantine it. As the health and human toll grows, the economic damage is already […]

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The #COVID19 Pandemic in the US #BoundToEachOther #CORDUSA

Dear friends! COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact has taken a terrible toll globally. It is particularly sad that our country has not been spared either; despite its economic might.    As of this month, US COVID-19 related unemployment claims hit a staggering 26.4 million, the five-week total has now surpassed all of the job […]

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Information regarding #CORDUSAServiceVisit2020 #Highschool #Summer2020

Information regarding #CORDUSAServiceVisit2020 #Highschool #Summer2020 Greetings from our beautiful Portland! Hope you all had a chance to see the video made by our recent service visit participants.  We have been receiving emails and voicemails asking about the Summer service visit opportunities in 2020. I want to update all of you regarding this. Because of the […]

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Announcing CORD USA Winter Service Visits 2019

———- Forwarded message ——— From: Subha Varma Pathial Date: Sun, Aug 11, 2019 at 6:30 PM Service Visit for High School students #CORDUSAServiceVisit2019 #Highschool #Winter2019 CORD USA Service Visits: Winter 2019 CORD Siruvani & Deuladiha: December 22nd, 2019 to January 3rd, 2020 Application is now closed. We will notify the applicants regarding their selection before August 31st. Thank […]

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February 2016 CORDUSA News & Summer Service Visit announcement!

In December, our High School children and CHYKs were very busy.  They visited 3 different CORD centers in India and Sri Lanka.  They all had amazing experiences to share with you.  I am very happy to give you a bird’s eye view of these trips and I will also give you the details of our […]

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December 2015 CORDUSA News

Please signup to receive news and updates for CORD USA. GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations announced that CORD USA, Inc. has been honored with a prestigious Top-Rated award for 2015.  We are proud to receive this award for the fourth consecutive year! We are also the proud recipients of grant from Hindu […]

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May 2015 CORDUSA News

Please signup to receive news and updates for CORD USA. Wish you all a Blessed Gurudev Jayanti! The encouragement and support that we receive continues to inspire us. The biggest proof is that GreatNonprofits; the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations, has again named http://greatnonprofits.org/org/cord-usa-1us a Top-Rated 2014 Nonprofit for the 3rd consecutive […]

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January 2015 CORDUSA News

Please signup to receive news and updates for CORD USA. As 2014 has come and gone we wanted to share with you all that transpired with CORDUSA last year. In the year 2014, the children across Chinmaya Mission Centers in North America  conducted 14 CORD USA Fundraisers and raised $124,000!  There are 4 active University […]

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October 2014 CORDUSA News

Please signupto receive news and updates for CORD USA. It has been a while since I have written to you about CORD happenings around the world, so we have much to catch up on! CORDUSA would like to request you to write a review of CORD to raise visibility for our work. GreatNonprofits is honoring highly reviewed […]

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May 2014 CORDUSA News

Please signup to receive news and updates for CORD USA.Our Service Visit applications are pouring in!  If you haven’t already, you might want to look online to see if you are eligible.  You might meet the two children pictured here, I met them at Deuladiha last May. Our GlobeMed Boston College (BC) partners led a panel at MIT during the Grassroots Initiatives for Global Health […]

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January 2014 CORDUSA News

Please signup to receive news and updates from CORD USA. Last December, I travelled to Sri Lanka and spent a few days with Mrs. Gowrie Mahenthiran, CORD Sri Lanka’s Director and her team. It was an amazing trip! I was able to experience first-hand the kind of work that CORD Sri Lanka was able to […]

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September 2013 CORDUSA News

Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA   Last blog, I mentioned the two CORDUSA service visits, one to Sidhbari and the other to Kaza. Here is what the participants had to say… Hiren Gihwala, a high school student, who went on this year’s service visit to CORD Sidhbari writes “This past summer 25 students, […]

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June 2013 CORDUSA News

Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA. In the middle of May, in the heat which felt like a thousand degrees, but in fact was 110 degrees; I ventured to the heart of Odisha to two of our CORD centers in Deuladiha and Lathikata.  Mona Malkani, CORD India’s Secretary and I had […]

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March 2013 CORDUSA News

Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA. We have always looked for ways to get people of all ages involved with CORDUSA.  Towards this, CORDUSA has been organizing once-a-year service visits to one of the CORD Centers in India or Sri Lanka.  All of our service project visits have been very successful, creating a […]

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December 2012 CORDUSA News

  Please sign upto receive news and updates from CORDUSA. As the nation has become well aware, a tragedy occurred in Newtown, Connecticut when a heavily armed 20-year-old gunman forced his way into the Sandy Hook Elementary school, and opened fire. Twelve girls, eight boys and six women were shot and killed. This act of violence […]

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September 2012 CORDUSA News

Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA  My son Kapil and I had an amazing trip this summer that took us into the heart of rural communities in India.  Kanchana We met a 17-year-old girl who is a little taller than 3 feet and looks like a toddler because of nutritional issues […]

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June 2012 CORDUSA News

  Summer is in full swing and roses are in full bloom here in Portland. What a spectacular sight!  Hope you are all having a great summer so far too. Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA This quarter we have a lot to talk about the CORD activities around the world.  […]

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March 2012 CORDUSA News

Please sign up to receive news and updates from CORDUSA.  After the December newsletter went out, we announced the 2012 Summer Service visit in January.  This summer the children and the parent chaperones are going to CORD Sidhbari to volunteer for 2 weeks.  We were overwhelmed with the enthusiastic responses we received!  The slots got […]

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December 2011 CORDUSA News

Hope you are all having a great time decorating your home to bring holiday cheer! We, at CORDUSA also did some holiday decorations. We redesigned our web site! Please check out the new design at  http://www.cordusa.org. CORDUSA New website In fact, I started redesigning the site as a distraction, to get my mind away from […]

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September 2011 CORDUSA News

Dr. Meera Krishna “The Village Doctor” – The Hindu Hello there! There is a lot happening with CORDUSA, and we want to bring it all to you. Here is my first trial through the blog. I would appreciate your feedback on this. A big thanks to Shabana Dipchand for helping me with it.Let us start […]