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and social organizations.
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for Education An action group for basic education
information website in Bengali. Abasar is a unit of a non-profit
organization, Teachers' Medicare Benevolent Fund, Kolkata,
The Akshaya Patra Foundation The foundation is today the largest in India and one of the largest in the world. We serve nutritious meals to underprivileged children to encourage them to go to school. We have been successful to quite an extent to decrease dropout rates in schools, increase attendance and performance and as a whole change the lives of children.
Samaj Gandhidham Working for Orphans, children and
widows. The trust is working for children who became orphans
and widows during the devastating earthquake of 26-1-2001
in Gujarat (India).
Arpan Foundation A Non Profit organization, based
in Los Angeles. Arpan's mission is to serve humanity by supporting
institutions that work at the grass root levels and to distribute
100% of the collected funds.
for India's Development (AID) Is a non-profit organization
that supports a wide variety of social development projects,
towards an improved life for the poor and underprivileged,
Shravana: To put a smile on every aging face The
home has about 50 inmates presenly. Apart from Helpage (India)
they are sponsored by donors and charitable organizations.Another
area of activity is helping aged citizens who have no means
of support. Ph (India) 91-884-372551
Ashram : Based in Florida, USA, Supports humanitarian
and charitable activities, including: Basic education of orphans
and poor children, Providing primary health care for poor,
orphans, disable and old people. Rehabilitating widows by
providing skill and education to them and counseling battered
and abused women and children.
Foundation for India (BFI) Was established in 1989
as a not-for-profit, 501 (c)(3) organization in Illinois.
The charter of BFI is to prevent and cure blindness and to
educate and rehabilitate permanently blind individuals in
India. Article: The
volunteers of the Blind Foundation of India - This Illinois-based
organization began with a chance meeting with the founder
of the National Association of the Blind in India, Dr. Rajendra
Vyas and Dr. Manu Vora.
for Old in Need (COiN) - A non-profit, non-racial, non-political
and non-religious organization dedicated to health promotion,
health maintenance and disease prevention among the elderly
population. It is registered with the Govt. of West Bengal,
India. COiN works closely with existing health and community
organizations to monitor health, detect and investigate health
problems of the elderly, raise public health awareness, and
develop and advocate sound public health policies. Contact:
Dr. Somalee Datta at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Child Rights And You America Inc. is a 501c3 non profit
organization driven by its vision of a just world in which
every child has an equal opportunity to develop to his or
her full potential. For more information about CRY America,
please visit website or write to P.O. Box 850948, Braintree,
MA 02185-0948, Tel: 339 235 0792. CRY
Walking Tall - Charity Helping Street Children and Slum
Children in Goa, India. (Registered in the UK as a Charity
and in India as a Trust.)
- A non-profit organization based in Houston, Texas. DAYA
aims to promote healthy and harmonious family relationships
in the South-Asian community by increasing awareness and providing
peer support, information and referrals to women and children
who are in crisis yet attempting to effect positive changes
in their lives.
Foundation - A Medical Charitable Foundation caring for
the terminally ill and dying patients for the past 10 ½ years,
irrespective of economic and religious background. They have
taken care of 1435 terminally ill patients of which 1122 have
been Cancer patients. They currently have 89 adults and children
under their care.
Shroff's Charity Eye Hospital Based in New Delhi,
is committed to giving sight back to the people of India.
In India we have been working for last 20 years. At present
we are catering to 22000 children and their families from
62 slum locations of Delhi and 5 villages of Haryana.
Vidyalaya - Ekalvidyalaya is a people's movement to educate
the tribal children in India. Right now it runs over 14,000
schools in tribal areas in India educating around half a million
tribal children. A dollar a day goes a long way, $365 to sponsor
a school for one year.
Children Educational and micro-credit projects in
Tamil Nadu. 90% of donation goes to support directly the projects.
- Giveindia.org GIVE is a not for profit company
that promotes the culture of 'giving' by encouraging individuals
to donate to causes of their choice in a convenient manner-
through the website.
Foundation is owned and operated by Give Foundation,
Inc. which is a US based non-religious and non-political,
501(c)(3) registered non-profit organization. All donations
to GIVE Foundation, Inc are tax-exempt in the US.
Hand-in-Hand USA Involved in a number of free education and health activities in the states of Orissa and Bengal in India. It is a closely knit group of dedicated individuals who have been sponsoring and supporting a number of health and educational institutions in remote corners of India.
HelpAgeIndia Working for the last two decades in
the care & cause of the less privileged elderly in India
HelpFoundation.org Since its inception in June 1994
as a tax-exempt and not-for-profit organization, the HELP
Foundation has steadfastly focused on its mission to ameliorate
the plight of orphaned and destitute children in India. HELP
funds support of children placed in homes run by charitable
missions such as Chinmaya Mission (Andhra Pradesh), Sarada
Niketan (Orissa), Sarada Sakthi Peetham (Tamilnadu) and Balgram
Samparc (Maharashtra). The Foundation?s model of operation,
based on utilizing existing and well-established institutions
to deliver service and earmarking the entire amount of the
donors? contributions to aiding the children, has proved very
effective. Besides food, shelter, dignity and security available
in a home, the children also receive education up to the 12th
grade and/or vocational training that prepares them to be
gainfully employed in their adult lives. From a modest beginning
in 1995 when it funded support for ten children HELP has grown
to supporting more than ninety children by 2003.
Abdul Majid Trust: Provides primary healthcare for
the poor. Their services include managing dispensaries, hospitals
Hope Abides is a U.S. based organization that provides help and hope to orphaned and destitute children in the Indian sub-continent.
Communities Reach out and help change lives in India.
Community Service Center Formed to enhance
and enrich the lives of the Indo-American community and the
Community-at-large, by offering a rich Community resource
center for Educational, Occupational, Recreational, Cultural
and Social experiences, along with Human Care and Health Awareness
Referrals and Services.
Heart Care Foundation Heart Disease treatment
and prevention is an expensive proposition and beyond the
reach of poor and middle class people. In this regard Jain
Heart Care Foundation has dedicated itself since 1999.
Katha: Literacy, development
and translation of regional literature. Targets Women and
children in Economically underdeveloped regions.
- A non-profitable organization, in Visakhapatnam, India.
Trains the mentally handicapped children to make them useful
contributors to the society.
Maitri Maitri is a
free, confidential, nonprofit organization based in the San
Francisco Bay Area, that helps South Asian women facing domestic
violence, emotional abuse or family conflict. We provide peer
support and referrals to legal help, emergency shelters and
Mathru School for the Blind in
Yelahanka, Bangalore was started by Ms.G R Muktha in 2001. It is a residential school for visually challenged children,entirely free. It has modern facilities and dedicated,well trained teachers, and a set of volunteers for various activities. It has computer instruction and also a Braille printing facility--digitally operated with a computer. It also has a recording facility for lessons ,music classes and general games/play---both indoor and outdoor for children.
A charitable and socio-economic development trust established
in 2003. Mukti is registered under the Government of India
Trust Act Section 64. Mukti's mission is to implement programs
for the upliftment of the underprivileged, illiterate, poor
and backward people of the Sunderban region by way of motivation
and human resource development.
India Provides free Upper, Lower Limbs, hands
and Calipers to physically challenged people. Its service
includes rehabilitation, vocational training and promoting
art work of physically challenged people.
A Helpline for abused South Asian women.
A nonprofit operating programs to help destitute children
in Mysore, India.
Parivaar acts as facilitating organization for small grassroots'
success stories working in the field of education that are
constrained for funds and advocacy despite proven credentials
Parivaar has been registered as full-fledged Non-Profit organization
under the Societies Act.
Kolkata Organization based in Kolkata has
been helping out seniors who lives in Kolkata and surroundings
whose family members are away, for work related reasons.
Eye Foundation: SEF, USA is a U.S. based
non-profit organization consisting entirely of volunteers.
Our mission is to support our parent organization Sankara
Eye Society (SES), in helping the visually impaired, in India
and other neighboring countries.
Sahasra Deepika Foundation for Education A nonprofit charity which supports the education and care of needy children in Bangalore.
This organization aims to assist women suffering from domestic
violence and abuse. Provides emotional support, professional/legal
counseling and shelter.
SERUDS works for the elevation of under privileged Children, Women and Youth using holistic approach that addresses the physical, educational, environmental and economic welfare of the community. By working in this approach, SERUDS aims to facilitate the self-sufficiency of families and whole communities. Ultimately, SERUDS visualizes global transformation through local change.
Spandana: have defined four projects to address all kinds of needs at our native places. Members can initiate any activity under each project and execute at their native place. Members execute projects of their choice. Projects are done by members, not by Spandana.
Sivananda Saraswathi Sevashram
A non-profit N.G.O with the primary objective of protecting
orphans, destitute women, the physically handicapped, AIDS-affected
children, and the elderly.
Team for Educational Activities in Motherland)
A 100% nonprofit organization helping needy schools and children by providing better opportunities and infrastructure. Already helped more than 225+ schools already and donated more than 100K US dollars. Fully volunteer run organization with ZERO
Two Cents of Hope
Two Cents of Hope is a tax-exempt, registered non-profit organization (under section 501(c)(3)) founded by a group of graduate students as a student organization at the North Carolina State University, with a vision of empowering youth by creating opportunities to realize their potential. We help to uplift the weaker sections of the society through the panacea - education.
Action Center of Vibha a volunteer driven
non-profit organization working towards the cause of underprevileged
Links: A DC-based international non-profit
organization that specializes in training teachers and students
in developing countries in the use of technology to improve
teaching and learning.
Other Charities on the
Causeanaffect.org Cause an Effect Foundation
is a Not-for-Profit organization focusing on Health &
Nutrition, Childcare & Education, Sustainable Livelihood,
Agriculture, Disability and Animal Care.
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J. Clinton Foundation "Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative"
& Melinda Gates Foundation: The Bill & Melinda
Gates Foundation is dedicated to bringing innovations in health
and learning to the global community. A
New Era in Giving: On June 26, 2006, U.S. investor Warren
Buffett announced he would start giving his Berkshire Hathaway
fortune to philanthropic causes.
Foundation: "Promoted by Infosys Technologies Limited,
the Foundation offers the promise of a better tomorrow, through
its projects across India."
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Indian Prime Minister's Office: PM's
National Relief Fund.