The Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation is committed to supporting worthy initiatives that drive constructive social and individual development. With a focus on quality of life for those at the edge of society, the Foundation works with philanthropic and charitable organizations, as well as government and private enterprises.
The Foundation acts as a catalyst for positive transformation and aims to undertake activities that align with promotion of educational excellence, affordable quality health care and livelihood opportunities.
Grants are offered in the areas of Health, Education, Livelihood, Art & Culture and Governance. Please see the projects we have supported, and contact us if you think we can assist your initiative.
India Youth Fund
UN-Habitat in collaboration with the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation (NSF) brings to India the Indian window of the global Urban Youth Fund exclusively for young individuals working towards improving the lives of urban Indian Youth. The India Youth Fund, an initiative of UN-Habitat and NSF, aims to advance youth empowerment in India through the provision of small grants, up to Rs. 8 Lacs, to youth-led organizations. In addition, the project coordinators are trained in project management, financial management and monitoring and evaluation in the Asian regional training session for the Urban Youth Fund.