Charitable trusts in India allow donors to direct funds toward specific charities and causes they support. It also drives lucrative income and estate tax benefits for contributors. For wealthy families, this may result in savings per year while, at the same time, leaving a positive mark on your community and world as a whole.

Charity is a voluntary help either in money or kind to the needy. Collective efforts are always more fruitful. Atma Foundation is a charitable trust in India for child education constantly working on charitable activities. Atma Gurukulam is such a home to provide child education especially for girls.


ATMA Gurukulam is a Home for girls in need of care and protection  – underprivileged girls who have no safe home, no supporting parents, who are from families in conflict, who have no means for education, etc. Functioning in leased premises at Puranattukara, 5kms from Thrissur town, the ATMA Gurukulam is currently home to 17 girls, aged 8 to 22

The ATMA Commitment

ATMA Gurukulam focuses on the education and overall development of the girls. The vision is to enable them to transform into responsible and responsive citizens of the society, and leaders in their chosen fields.

At ATMA Gurukulam, the children are given much more than food and shelter. They are given the love, care and security of a real home, where they can be safe and happy. There are two resident caretakers and a resident child welfare officer. who take care of the food, accomodation and safety needs of the children. Other trained ATMA volunteers visit regularly and stay with the children to provide educational, counselling or mentoring support.

Holistic Development

Apart from regular education, all children are given:

  • Extra academic support & remedial tutoring by experts
  • Special coaching for English & Mathematics
  • Regular training in arts by expert artistes
  • Yoga training & practice
  • Opportunities to participate in sports
  • Digital & Financial empowerment training
  • Leadership workshops & value education
  • Mentoring support by trained ATMA volunteers & professionals
  • Group and individual counselling sessions

We are committed to empower individuals and families to lead happier lives with healthier relationships, and to bring positive change in the community. In order to support the weaker sections of the society we need your help to raise fund for the activities. Together we can bring progressive impact in the society to ensure a better tomorrow.

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