Kanoria Foundation is a trust entity founded by the Kanoria family, headquartered in Kolkata, India. The Kanoria family has been in business for over two centuries, performing their karma (work with devotion) imbued with spirituality and creating institutions that would last for centuries serving humanity. Its ethos is captured in its tagline ‘Work with Devotion’. It reflects the constant churning of ideas and hard work, which are essential to succeed, and the passion necessary to implement them with a focus on results. True to its legacy, Kanoria Foundation is dedicated to society’s development by creating enterprises with long-term and sustainable objectives to add value to their Social Initiatives Foundation. Its operational philosophy is based on a strong foundation of morals, values, and culture.
Kanoria Foundation supports the education of students from nursery to higher education and promotes the following causes: sustainable environments, moral values teachings, non-violence against women, spirituality, and health, and skill development. Together, its Social Initiatives Foundation activities and investments create socio-economic value, build communities, and establish sustainable livelihoods, with a focus on pan-India grassroots development, healthcare, empowering traditionally disadvantaged local communities and geographies, and building infrastructure.
Our Social Initiatives Foundation addresses a range of societal concerns, focus on delivering equal and quality access to basic health and education needs to as many people as we can reach. This is not limited to our foundation’s charitable work, as a family of social entrepreneurs and being in the business of ‘connectivity’ it is our bread-and-butter to be connecting every Indian to equal and improved public services, especially services in health and learning.
To work selflessly and with devotion for the welfare of humanity by impacting the body, mind, and soul.