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Karuna Trust

Org #520
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1987
year founded
$607,846
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 (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
 
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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
Organization Information
72 Holloway Road
London, England
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 700 3434

Project Reports

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Oct 29, 2020
The power of technology in slums during COVID-19
With the global pandemic, circumstances in the slums of Pune continue to be harsh. Yet with assistance from your support, 90 girls aged 15-16 are benefitting from online learning through the use of...
Oct 29, 2020
Ankita's story
Ankita's life has been changed by the support and care she has received in her hostel-based education: Ankita is 13 years old and is learning in 7th standard. Her mother died when she was just 12 days...
Oct 6, 2020
A Good News Story from the Slums of Pune
Abhayanavita, project manager of the women’s livelihood and empowerment project in the slums of Pune, shares: “Avni is one of our beneficiaries and participants in the women’s...
 
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