Organization Profile

Organization  Name Lovedale Foundation
Activity Social Services
Registration Date 22 June, 2002
Registration No. IV-130-212-220
Head Office Bangalore
State Karnataka
Geographical positioning Karnataka, Kerala, Chennai, Bihar, Kashmir, Gujarat
Address # 32/5, A. Chelekere  4th cross ,Kalyan Nagar,Karnataka,Bangalore-560043


Category Non Profit
Sub Category Public Charitable Trust
Operative Budget 1.8Cr
Fiscal Year end March 31st
Last Annual General Meeting Date 08/05/2017
No. Of Beneficiaries  107570 per Annum 
Number of Staff 42
Organization Status Active

 LEGAL STATUS         

  • Lovedale is a legal entity. It is a registered body, registered under the Indian Public Trust Act.
  • Registered under Section 12 AA of the Income Tax Act, 1961
  • Exempted under Section 80 G of the income Tax Act.
  • Credibility Alliance certified.
  • PAN #AAATL3534G
  • ISO 9001-2008 Certification
  • CAF Due diligence certification
  • Silicon Valley Due diligence certification
  • 501 ( C ) 3 Taxation in the United States, IRS No. 95-3675142
  • FCRA renewed and certified.


  • Outstanding organization Award on World CSR Congress

Director has received the following on the exemplary work of Lovedale

  • Woman of the year 2015
  • Iconic Woman 2016
  • Rex Karmaveer 2016
  • Educationist of the year 2017


Our intent is to create socially viable solutions that contribute to the holistic development of the communities we work with, especially the underprivileged and venerable children, women and youth in Society .Hence our mission is to  empower the vulnerable through developmental initiatives emphasizing on educational and sustainable programs.

 Projects Under the Foundation


Description Target Segment Remarks
Banyan Community School(English Medium) Children from slums, quarry, bonded labors, Orphanages Ongoing
Nightingale Women Empowerment Women from below poverty line Ongoing
Community Scholarships Children from economically backward village community Ongoing
Mid day Meal & Nutrition program School children Ongoing
School development and Sanitation Govt Schools and rural schools Time bound
Environment South India Ongoing
Skilled Training School dropout youths Ongoing


Lovedale is managed by a team of like minded professional Individuals, who has the passion for children. They have several years of experience in Teaching, Medical, Academic, Hospitality and Non-Profit world. This enables the Foundation for a smooth operation as well as giving professional approach in every step.


To provide intellectual and moral leadership by igniting the minds of children and youth to realize their potential and make positive contributions to the society and to the nation at large. 


Lovedale has envisaged self sustainability of the programme right from planning, itself. The community will be highly participating in the programme by volunteering to identification, planning the programme in workshop, suggestions, and becoming members of Child Protection Cells that are planned to form in every quarry villages to sustain and support the programmes. These cells comprises of SHG leaders, project staff, quarry owners, government personnel, Anganawadi worker, panchayath members, village key leaders, child sangha president/secretary and membership also with local policemen. Lovedale foundation is already active member of The women and child welfare department and government run juvenile homes for future programme sustainability and support. Open Day shelters will become place for referrals to government run homes and local NGOs.

This way, the programme will definitely be self sustained through community, and government persons’ participation and support, thereby, leading to self sustainability.The foundation promotes community based organizations and structures to ensure the sustainability. At the same time, the organization will establish effective linkages and network with government department like women and child department, Juvenile homes, and NGOs running Children’s homes.

Current funding Sources:

  •  Individuals: 77%
  • Corporate Agencies: 3%
  • Trust Contribution:- 20%