Our Mission

The Children's Ashram Fund mission is to raise funds to provide opportunities and resources to people, especially the poor and vulnerable to unfold their hidden potentials, so that they can realize their aspirations and become contributing members of the community.


About the Fund

The Children's Ashram Fund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit based in California which raises money to support The Hope Project. Founded in 1975, the Hope Project is a non-profit organization located in the Basti Hazrat Nizamuddin neighborhood of Dehli, India. The Hope Project currently runs a community health center, creche, non-formal school, vocational training courses, thrift and credit program, and a women’s micro-enterprise unit. For more information on how donations contribute to these projects, please see the donation page. Information on the fund itself can be seen on our about page.