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The Desai Foundation

Org #37285
Vetted since 2016 Site Visit Verified
1997
year founded
$42,071
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

We empower women and children through community development to elevate health and livelihood in both the U.S. and India. Our programs are built to be sustainable and pull from the resources within each community we serve: New York City and Metro Boston Area in the U.S. and rural Gujarat in India. This geographic footprint reflects our history as a family foundation. Now, as a public nonprofit, we are able to more effectively serve these regions. The Desai Foundation is scaling its impact through programs like health camps, vocational training, mobile health vans, entrepreneurship skill development, and women empowerment programs. The Foundation envisions a society where everyone leverages th... read more

Project Leaders
Megha Desai
Megha Desai
Pooja Banerjee
Pooja Banerjee
Olivia Pendergast
Olivia Pendergast
Abigail Dougherty
Abigail Dougherty
Sara Jonsson
Sara Jonsson
Team
Samir Desai, Megha Desai, Mittal Gohil, Pooja Banerjee, Olivia Pendergast
Organization Information
209 BURLINGTON RD SUITE 217
Bedford, MA 01730
United States
(781) 270-3655
Organization Information
209 BURLINGTON RD SUITE 217
Bedford, MA 01730
United States
(781) 270-3655

Project Reports

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Oct 7, 2021
Adapting Asani to Year 2 of a Global Pandemic
The Desai Foundation, like so many in India, has found itself needing to continually adapt to the changes being brought about as we move through the second year of a global pandemic. Thousands of...
Sep 20, 2021
Providing Crucial COVID Support to Women in India
The Desai Foundation remains committed to serving the over 1,400 rural communities we serve in Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu. We are focused on both...
Sep 20, 2021
Health Camps for General Health and COVID Outreach
COVID continues to ravage families and communities in India and safety restrictions continue to pose challenges to organize health camps for the children in our target area. The Desai Foundation is...
 
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