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Karuna Trust

Org #520
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1987
year founded
$466,067
raised on GlobalGiving
13
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 (18)

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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Mar 19, 2020
"My life has changed, I have dignity in my life."
Dear supporters,  Thank you for continuing to support the vital work of combating violence against women across India. It feels that community is more important than ever- we continue to share...
Mar 18, 2020
Lalita: "I feel like I'm worth something now."
Dear supporters, We all face uncertain times at the moment and issues can feel overwhelming. It can feel important to share stories of hope and community at this time. We'd like to share Lalita's...
Mar 18, 2020
Seema- no longer silenced- starts her new life.
Dear supporters, We'd like to share an update report from our partner with the story of Seema (name changed), who with your support has transformed her life from a situation of abuse to a life of...
 
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