Nanda Kodipelli, one of our lead international partners, just spent the last three months in Sri Lanka. As usual, he spent much of that time looking … read more.
November 20, 2017
From the beginning, You Assist has maintained an international focus when it comes to helping people in need. Recently, we shifted to a stateside focus, and … read more.
You Assist with AmazonSmile
July 12, 2017
02/19/2018 UPDATE: If you prefer an even easier way to support You Assist while shopping on Amazon, you can simply click here. The original instructions below … read more.
Zambian visit in Virginia
June 27, 2017
Our partners from the Ndola Mukuba Club in Zambia visited us last week here in Virginia. Leonard and Anthony had both attended the Rotary International Convention … read more.
June 6, 2017
You Assist recently made another donation to the Dag Hammarskjöld School in the form of a desktop computer. As is usually the case, the Ndola Mukuba … read more.
Please Welcome Our New Board Members!
May 24, 2017
Not only are we hard at work on a new project (click on the projects page for details), we’ve also welcomed a couple new board members … read more.
Project Eriksson Update
April 19, 2015
We have now completed our project in Bentota, Sri Lanka. In September, we helped with a playground, chairs, desks, and a library at the Dharmasena school. … read more.
February 27, 2015
We completed our first project in Zambia on the 5th of February when our partners at the Ndola-Mukuba Rotary Club headed out to the Dag Hammarskjöld … read more.
Our Latest Project: Zambia
November 19, 2014
We are now finally expanding to the continent of Africa. For the past two summers, I have been travelling with my husband and a group of … read more.
September 11, 2014
Nanda chose to name our latest project after my father, K.G. Eriksson, who founded SAS U-Assist, our legacy organization. They forged a close friendship through the … read more.
Updates From Sri Lanka
June 30, 2014
We are making progress! Thanks to the money raised at our fundraiser in April, we were able to make a large disbursement to help Dharmasena, a … read more.
Wine for Charity in Action
September 29, 2013
Earlier this year, we sent money over to Sri Lanka to help distribute 170 backpacks for our ongoing education project. A large portion of the funds … read more.
“Projekt Home Town”
February 1, 2013
We are excited to announce that we made a $1,500 disbursement to project “Home Town,“ our backpack project in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The project is aptly … read more.
Welcome to You Assist
November 12, 2012
I am thrilled that we have finally launched our website and that You Assist is officially “open for business.” This has been in the making for quite … read more.