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Karuna Trust

Org #520
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1987
year founded
$780,051
raised on GlobalGiving
16
years fundraising
12
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 (21)

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
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

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Aug 4, 2022
What a cow can do...
Prisha is a housewife and her husband is a farmer. Together, they own a modest plot of land. Though their income is limited, they somehow stretch it to feed their family and support both their...
Aug 4, 2022
Growing vegetables, growing dreams
Can you imagine earning so little that you could barely survive?  This is what Namrata was facing every day. Her husband was an alcoholic and spent what little money they had on alcohol and was...
Aug 4, 2022
Your support so far has...
We love sharing personal stories and will continue to do so. We also want to share and celebrate the incredible impact of your support.   Outlined below are just some of the great...
 
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