Snapshot
Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust
SECTOR: Development
SUB SECTOR: Comprehensive
% Spent on beneficiaries
93%
Financial Score:
Age: 52 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations: Pending
Location(s): 8 States
Issues Addressed:
Tackle poverty in Mumbai by providing meals to school children, mobility aids to the disabled, vocational training, and educational sponsorship.
Supported by:
Oshwal Association UK; HDB Financial Services Ltd.; Ratna Global Foundation; R.C. Bombay Central Island Trust; etc.
Key Trustees:
Mr. Mahendra Mehta Mrs. Asha Mehta
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 83.6% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 9.5%
Income:
Average: Rs86 lac Highest: Rs9 cr Lowest: Rs45,032
How much to donate
  • Minimum donation to General Fund - ₹250/-
  • ₹2,000 to sponsor a hearing aid to a child/senior citizen in Mumbai
  • ₹4,000 to feed a healthy meal to a school going child for a year
  • ₹10,000 to provide educational sponsorship to 2 children who have been victims of terrorism attacks
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Recipes of Change!
  • Food for Education: Provides free meals to 4,500 - 5,000 children daily from 50 schools. Over 2.5 crore meals provided since 1998. Impact: Improves nourishment, increases weight, boosts attentiveness, and ensures a healthy educated future.
  • Mobility Project: At camps, mobility (callipers, foot prosthetics, tricycles, wheelchairs, crutches) and hearing aids are provided to support receptivity of the needy disabled. 2.45 lakh appliances distributed so far.
  • Education Scholarship: Supports the education of children who are victims of Mumbai terror attacks. 481 children have benefited since 2003.
  • Mission Million Books is a passion project for the trust with a purpose to provide a wide range of educative books to children from low-income families to broaden their mindsets. Almost 8 lakh books have been donated to students.
Income
Rs
10 cr
Expense
Rs
9 cr
Source : Audit Report 2018