Saramacca is a northern district of Suriname that sits on the north-eastern coast of South America. On 12th February 2019, SSIO volunteers, including Young Adults from the Sathya Sai Centre Bhavan went to Coppename Punt in Saramacca district to serve 17 needy families, including senior citizens and people with disabilities. The volunteers went door to door distributing food packets containing oil, brown sugar, yellow peas, flour, potatoes, onions, garlic, and peanut butter. Kidney beans, biscuits and spaghetti were also distributed.  The families were also grateful to receive hygiene products, including toothpaste and soap, all lovingly handed out by the volunteers.