Support Shanti Bhavan children in breaking the cycle of poverty.

Sponsor a child.

It takes just over $5 a day to transform a life. For $158 a month, or $1890 per year, you can sponsor a child at Shanti Bhavan. When you sponsor a child, your donation helps pay for a child’s schooling, housing, food, and medical care.

Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project has also earned Guidestar’s Gold Seal of Transparency


Shanti Bhavan is Dasra vetted and approved.

     Request a copy of Dasra’s comprehensive assessment of Shanti Bhavan by emailing [email protected]

Shanti Bhavan is one of GreatNonProfits top-rated charities. ranks Shanti Bhavan among the best.

Shanti Bhavan has been publically vetted by GlobalGiving as a top-ranked organization. Of over 20,000 organizations on the GlobalGiving website, we are consistently ranked in the top 3%.

Get to know the children that your donations support.




A note about currency:

We use Funraise and Stripe to process all donations. Although values on this page are given in USD, Stripe accepts payments in many denominations. You can learn more about Stripe and whether your local currency is supported at this link.

To donate by check:

In the U.S.

Mail your check in U.S. dollars or other convertible currencies payable to Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project:

Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project
141 Hawkins Place
PMB, 192
Boonton, NJ 07005, USA

In India

Mail your check in Indian rupees payable to Shanti Bhavan Educational Trust:

Shanti Bhavan Educational Trust
N​o. 502, ​1st Floor, ​5th C Main, 5th Cross, 2nd Block
HRBR Layout, Kalyananagar
Bangalore 560 043, India


Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity in the U.S. Our EIN is 26-4188445, and you can access our approval document here.

Donations made via our online platform are not tax-deductible in India – to make a donation that is tax-deductible in India, please mail your check to our Indian office or contact us directly via email. Shanti Bhavan Educational Trust is registered under the Indian Trust Act with 80-G tax exemption status and is FCRA approved.