Have faith and patience. Then I will be always with you wherever you are. - Sai Baba

Sandwich Seva for Local Homeless Shelter – Thursday & Saturday :

This is an Devotee sponsored Sandwich Seva, where Shirdi Sai Parivaar prepares 108 nutritious lunch sandwiches and delivers it to a homeless shelters in San Jose, Sunnyvale,Santa Clara and Mountain View.  The sandwiches are prepared, by adult and youth volunteers (ages 5 and above).  The dates for the program are provided below. This selfless service is done on behalf of the entire Sai Parivaar family and we request devotees & volunteers NOT to bring any food items for this program. SSP provides volunteer certificate and letters for youth volunteers who participate in this program. If you need additional information, please send an email to [email protected]

Sandwich Seva for every month are scheduled on the following days/timings:
1st and 3rd Saturday from 12:30-2:00 P.M.
2nd Thursday from 1:30-3:00 P.M.
4th Thursday from 7:00-8:30 P.M.(Youth Sandwich Seva)
Please refer the upcoming section on the homepage for specific date/s


Dining Room / Pantry Room, Shirdi Sai Center 1221 California Circle, Milpitas, CA – 95035



Kids preparing sandwiches

Weekend Sandwich Seva: (Saturday)

The weekend Sandwich Seva is a devotee sponsored program that is conducted on  1st and 3rd Saturday from 12:30-2:00 P.M.  As part of this program, SSP volunteers and devotees provide about 125 peanut butter jelly sandwiches, along with a fruit, Nutri Grain bar, and water to homeless shelters in San Jose, Sunnyvale,Santa Clara and Mountain View.

We encourage devotees and youth volunteers (ages 8 years and above) to participate in this activity; we typically need at least 8-10 volunteers for this activity. If you are interested, please do not hesitate to send an email to [email protected] SSP provides volunteer certificate and letters for youth volunteers who participate in this program.. If you need participation letters, please contact the volunteer when you arrive at the temple.

If you are interested in sponsoring the Sandwich Seva in future, please contact one of our volunteers or fill the form available at the temple or donate it online.  Average cost for the weekend sandwich seva is approximately $250. Please do not bring any items to the seva as Shirdi Sai Parivaar will procure the necessary items required using the funds from the devotees who have sponsored for sandwich seva.