Aravind Foundation is a non profit making Registered Trust (Non-Governmental Organisation) launched on 29-12-2002.; founded and efficiently managed by the efficient trustees headed by Dr. V. Aravind.
Aravind Foundation is registered under the Indian Trust Act with the Regn.No 233/BK-4/2004 at the Registry at Vriddhachalam.
Registered under the Foreign Contributions (Regulation) Act 1976 under section 6 (1) (a) with the FCRA No-076010163.
Registered with the Indian Income Tax Department with the PAN No-AABTA3960A. The income of the Trust is exempted for income tax under sec.12AA and the donations to the trust are exempted under Sec.80G (5) & (vi) of the Indian Income Tax Act.
Giving People A Voice in Their Destiny. Every person will get everything. Needs of people in all their spheres of life and activity are fully met, sustainable comprehensive development and inclusive growth culminating in to a total change in the rural life to become a reality. Envisioning a world-not far in the future-where all the people have worked to free themselves from poverty and hunger, and are contributing to a healthy economy.
Aravind Foundation is dedicated to promoting a better understanding of how societies can pursue their economic and community goals in an environmentally and socially sustainable manner. Dedicated to positive transformation at the community level and promote social, economic, educational and cultural transformation through direct humanitarian action and all round sustainable development resulting in a total change.
Aravind Foundation pursues its mission through services, programmes, original research, conferences, policy work, curriculum development, publications, well fare projects, infrastructure creation, and other activities. To work with communities with a partnership for change, empowering individuals to achieve their full potential as well as building and strengthening community alliances, history and accomplishments to pursue useful technological innovations, which design and implementation reflect the skills and talent of the workforce,- meet all economic, social and environmental responsibilities,- maintain relations, based on ethical values and trust-based dialogue, with all partners which are key ideas that underpin the contribution to sustainable development embracing Rural Development, Rural Livelihood and total Rural Reconstruction fostering a Comprehensive Rural Development and Rural Upliftment caring for the planet and the fellowmen.
Aravind Foundation strives to achieve the objectives irrespective of Caste, Creed, Colour, Sex or Religion which includes but not limited to the following.