Be the Change Austin
National Day of Service
Stand Together, Serve Together
Save the Date: Saturday, October 1, 2016
Be the Change is a day of national service inspired by Mahatma Gandhi’s teachings and his famous quote, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” It is organized by South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT). The Be the Change (BTC) youth leadership council is taking the lead on planning Austin’s BTC event. The event’s goals are to motivate individuals around the country to participate in community service, to develop and promote leadership in the South Asian community, to create and cultivate partnerships with local and national organizations and companies, and to build a sense of unity and teamwork within the South Asian Community in the United States.