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WE INSPIRE WOMEN & CHILDREN
TO DREAM BEYOND

We empower women and children through community programs
to elevate health and livelihood in India & the US.
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WE'VE IMPACTED 682,000 LIVES

Our Focus Building resilient communities and cultivating dignity

WOMEN

Empowering women has the power to not only change the economic circumstances of individual families, but entire villages.

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CHILDREN

Educating and providing children with the building blocks to future advancement allows families to transcend their circumstances.

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HEALTH

Alleviating health issues that prevent women from working and children from attending school enables the community to thrive and focus their attention elsewhere.

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LIVELIHOOD

Providing vocational training and the ability to increase household income leads to immediate quality of life improvements.

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Our Pledge

Every dollar raised goes directly to programs that change lives.

Our staff and infrastructure is supported by the founding endowment from the Desai Family and its board members.

Now, as a public foundation, your support helps expand our life-changing programs in
India and the U.S.

How You Can Help

Donate as part of the Ranavat x Desai Foundation Claim Your Crown Campaign and have your donation matched by Ranavat Botanics!

Health Camp for
500 Children

Sewing Lessons for
20 Women

Working with the existing strengths of each community, we provide the tools needed to create stronger, healthier, and more economically independent households.

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The Desai Foundation

Tuesday February 25th

Desai Foundation

In just over 1 week, starting on Friday March 6th, we’re going to be participating in a contest to win 1 of 8 spots in Global Giving’s 2020 GirlFund, which is an opportunity for us to receive $10-15,000 in funds over the course of the coming year. But we need your help in order to participate! We will have just 1 week to gain as many unique donations as possible, meaning that even a donation as small as $10 will help us to win! Our goal is to reach at least 500 unique donations from 3/6-3/13, and we hope you will help.
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Monday February 24th

Desai Foundation

Since expanding our Asani Sanitary Napkin program to Maharashtra a few months ago, we have employed a total of 8 women from the Nanded district and have produced over 100k pads which are being distributed in local communities where feminine hygiene products weren't previously available. Learn more about our efforts to emply women to produce and distribute high quality, low cost sanitary napkins in rural India by following the link in our bio.



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Friday February 21st

Desai Foundation

Meet Mrs. Bhawna Mistry, the principal of our school at Shantaben Vidyabhavan, where we held a vision camp on February 7th. 302 children from tribal and fishing communities who wouldn't otherwise have access to these services received a free eye screening and check-up. Follow the link in our bio to learn more about the work we do to improve the health of children in rural India.
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Thursday February 20th

Desai Foundation

Today, on world day of social justice, we stand with the UN in the fight to achieve social justice, which is the idea of peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We do so through our community-based programs which provide women in the US and India with the tools they need to thrive.
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Tuesday February 18th

Desai Foundation

We are so proud to have been selected to participate in the contest to win 1 of 8 spots in GlobalGiving's 2020 GirlFund, which is an opportunity for us to receive up to $15,000 in funds over the course of the coming year. But we need your help in order to win!
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We will have just 1 week from March 6th-13th to gain as many unique donations as possible, meaning that every individual donation as small as $10 counts!
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Plus, for the first 24 hours, Global Giving will be matching all donations up to $100 and awarding extra bonus funds to those organizations who raise more than $500 before 11:59pm on Friday March 6th - so save the date to donate and help us win!
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