Aruna Partnership is a 501(c)3 nonprofit with tax-exempt status in the United States. Our tax ID is EIN 04-3106756.
100% of your donations go directly to India to the people and programs you want to support.
“Aruna” is the root of the Sanskrit word for compassion and part of the name Arunachala — a Mountain in South India considered sacred since ancient times.
For more than 30 years, we have worked as volunteers to honor the cultural heritage of this area by funding projects that uplift women, children and impoverished families.
Aruna Partnership is run entirely by volunteers who pay all of their own costs. Our small organizational overhead is covered by sales of Aruna Designs handcrafts. This means 100% of your donations go directly to India to the people and programs you support.
Contributions to these three areas open doors for those in need and strengthen the entire community.
Since the pandemic began, Aruna Partnership’s donor base has increased by 175%, demonstrating that donors trust us to be effective in times of crisis. Your generosity has helped our partners in India save lives and feed the hungry.
Building an online infrastructure is critical for this rural area. As students and teachers struggled to meet outdoors, the pandemic underscored the urgent need for an online program to keep students from falling further behind academically and prepare them for a changing job market. Read more about the Hybrid Learning Project.
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