Help 10 000 kids escape poverty and child labour Help create violence-free schools in India Stop Violence Against Dalit Women in India Abhoy's physical improvement has been remarkable

Karuna Trust

Org #520
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1987
year founded
$719,522
raised on GlobalGiving
15
years fundraising
10
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Inspired by Buddhist values, Karuna exists to end caste-based discrimination, poverty and inequality in India and Nepal. Our work with individuals focuses on education, dignified livelihoods and gender equality, transforming communities and changing society. Karuna believes: - Individual transformation is crucial for genuine social change - Authentic communication has the power to change lives - Every human should have the opportunity to fulfil their potential to grow and develop Karuna is a Triratna team-based Right Livelihood - a Buddhist ideal of working ethically and non-violently. We emphasise the importance of working and practicing together, striving to create positive change in one... read more

Projects (20)

Educate and Empower 450 girls in West Bengal
India / Education
Urgent Appeal for Nepal
Nepal / Disaster Response
Educating poor rural children in Goa
India / Education
Protect Himalayan Culture through Education
India / Education
Help 3,500 Girls Like Pragati Stay In School
India / Education
 
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Project Leaders
keval shah
keval shah
Imen Trabelsi
Imen Trabelsi
Amoghamati Traud-Dubois
Amoghamati Traud-Dubois
Akashamitra Turnbull
Akashamitra Turnbull
Suddhaka Clark
Suddhaka Clark
Louise Thomas
Louise Thomas
Srirajni Narkiewicz
Srirajni Narkiewicz
Team
Ciaran Maguire, Jonathan Clark, Steven Murdoch, Amy Harper, Mark Baird, Robert Mason
Organization Information
72 Holloway Road
London, England
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 700 3434
Organization Information
72 Holloway Road
London, England
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 700 3434

Project Reports

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Oct 5, 2021
Your donations help keep Durga, 13, in education
Durga, 13, lives in a village with her father, mother, and small sister. Durga’s mother supports the family by doing daily wage work but had wanted a different future with different...
Oct 4, 2021
Grocery distribution for ex-students in crisis
Prakash was born blind at birth and has grown up with his mother as a single parent working as a daily wage labourer in construction around the slums in Amravati. Prakash and his mother have faced...
Sep 27, 2021
Promoting gender equality in Southern India
Dear Supporter, The UN has described the disastrous effect of the coronavirus pandemic for women and girls' rights as 'the shadow pandemic'. Millions of girls have lost access to education and many...
 
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