December 5 2019
Twenty years ago, Matthieu Ricard set out to build a better world for the people of the Himalayan region through the founding of Karuna-Shechen. Working in remote and underserved villages, made poss...
In 2018, your commitment and support had a tremendous impact and allowed us to reach 250,000 people in need and give them the opportunity to better their lives.
Imagine a world in which we can continue, together, to expand our circle of compassion.
At Karuna-Shechen we offer sustainable solutions to remote mountain and countryside villages in Nepal and India, bringing food security, improving education, and giving women and girls access to opportunities that will help them lead better lives.
In 2019, we will continue to make a lasting difference while embracing new opportunities and rising to meet new challenges.
Provide children in remote communities access to quality education and prevent school dropout, especially for girls.
Save lives, increase well-being, and enable marginalized people to live in dignity and in good health.
Improve the living conditions and strengthen communities, without creating dependence on external assistance.
Provide rural women with access to basic education, training, and job opportunities.
Please consider becoming a monthly donor to provide support we can rely on.
Your monthly gift makes us stronger!
November 15 2019
Karuna-Shechen’s projects are developed to serve the needs of villagers and communities in remote and under-served areas of Nepal, India, and Tibet. While we gauge success based on the number of peo...
Meet the villagers, our team, and all those who make our work possible. Discover the values that guide and inspire us. And learn how your generous support improves the living conditions of 250,000 peo...