About the Rama Foundation

This page describes the mission of Rama Foundation, our background and our people.

Our mission

To develop the capacities and the skills of members of socially and / or economically disadvantaged communities in all parts of the world (and particularly in India) in such a way as they are better able to identify, and help meet their needs and to participate more fully in society. Learn more here

Our people

We are grateful to our many volunteers and partner charities who help our team of trustees achieve our mission. Learn more here

Our founder, Balbir Datta

Rama Foundation was founded by Balbir Datta in 1996. An incredibly visionary individual, Balbir was hugely motivated to help disadvantaged people to fulfil their potential. Learn more about his amazing life here

Remembering Christine Laing

Chris Laing was one of Rama Foundations first and most dedicated volunteers who continues to inspire us in our every action. Read about Chris's life here