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Karuna Trust

Org #520
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1987
year founded
$490,256
raised on GlobalGiving
14
years fundraising
7
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 (19)

Educate and Empower 450 girls in West Bengal
India / Education
Urgent Appeal for Nepal
Nepal / Disaster Recovery
Educating poor rural children in Goa
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
Erika Narkiewicz
Erika Narkiewicz
Team
Ciaran Maguire, Mark Baird, Steven Murdoch, Jonathan Clark, Robert Mason, Amy Edwards
Organization Information
72 Holloway Road
London, England
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 700 3434

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2388174112
Organization Information
72 Holloway Road
London, England
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 700 3434

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #2388174112

Project Reports

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Jul 8, 2020
Update: Distributing Essential Supplies in Slums
Amitayus and his team, working in the slums of Pune, have worked hard to make sure the supplies are reaching the right people. They have developed a creative solution that they’d like to...
Jul 8, 2020
Your support during lockdown in the slums of Pune
During the coronavirus pandemic and associated measures, such as lockdown and social distancing, life in heavily populated, underresourced slums has been stretched to the limit. Our partners have...
Jul 8, 2020
Update:Global Cooperation,Collective Vulnerability
In March, we asked for help to provide emergency relief to those on the front line of the crisis in India and Nepal, in the form of food, sanitation equipment, masks and more.  The response was...
 
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