PILLARS OF KARUNA TRUST

Health

Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development

Energy

 

Environment

 

Education

 

Livelihood

 

Policy and Advocacy

Policy and Advocacy

 

Innovations

 

Operational Research

 

Advocacy

 

 

Scale of Operations

Karuna Trust Outreach

Karuna Trust reaches out to those who are in the remote and inaccessible areas, hilly and tribal regions, naxalite and insurgency areas with poor roads, no phone and electrical connectivity, where both public and private health services have already reached the poor.

1. Primary Health care – 50

2. Health System Strengthening

  • Secondary Healthcare-05
  • Tertiary Healthcare- 118

3. Social determinants of Health

  • Energy and environment – 46
  • Tribal and Rural Education – 2
  • Tribal and Rural Livelihood – 3

Current

55

HEALTH CENTRES

11

STATES

1

MILLION

POPULATION
SERVED

Cumulative

86

HEALTH CENTRES

15

STATES

1.8

MILLION

POPULATION
SERVED

Karuna Trust currently manages 46 primary health care centers in 4 states of India:
Karnataka, Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh and Meghalaya.

Partners & Associates

  • Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)
  • Government of Arunachal Pradesh – Department HFW & NRHM
  • Government of Karnataka, Health & Family Welfare Department
  • Government of Meghalaya, Department HFW & NRHM
  • Government of Odisha, Department HFW & NRHM
  • BOSCH Foundation
  • Care mother
  • Cerner Healthcare
  • Innaccel
  • LogistimoPvt. Ltd.
  • Remedio
  • SELCO Foundation
  • Stride Foundation
  • Wienerberger Brick Industry Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore
  • Association for India’s Development (AID)
  • WIPRO
  • Rural Hope Foundation
  • Eze Software India Private Limited
  • ECHO India
  • India Development Foundation (IDF)
  • Indian Cancer Society
  • Institute of Public Health (IPH)
  • KRS Foundation
  • Motivation for Excellence (MFE) – Manudhane Foundation
  • Rejuvinate India Movement (RIM)
  • Remove Vitamin angels
  • Rotary Club Bangalore
  • Seva Child Foundation
  • Seva Foundation

Dr. M.L. Ramesh, USA

Dr. V.A. Ram, USA

Dr. M. Nagaraju

RECENT EVENTS

VMS Scholarship 2022-2023 – List of shortlisted candidates

Sl. No Name Name of College Second Year 1 Tejas Gowda L Bangalore Medical College 2 Yash R Kolkur Bangalore… more

Karnataka battles COVID- Karuna Trust PHCs in the fore-front

Karuna Trust has been working on a war-footing to fight COVID-19, especially among the urban poor in Bangalore. We were… more

TRUENAT RT-PCR Testing at Karuna Trust PHCs

BBMP Adugodi health centre TrueNAT Testing From 30th May 2020 to 31st Oct 2020 Total 1307 Confirmatory total tested 276… more

Vivekananda Dialysis Centre at Gumballi PHC

The Vivekananda Dialysis Centre at Gumballi PHC, which commenced operations on the 18th of August 2023, is equipped with two advanced dialysis machines provided by Rotary Bangalore. Additionally, the centre boasts a dedicated ICU bed for critical care, along with three beds equipped with oxygen support. Karuna Trust has made arrangements for an essential infrastructure such as an RO plant, electricity, and water supply to ensure seamless operations.

The center’s capabilities allow for the performance of up to six peritoneum dialysis procedures daily, translating to a capacity to manage approximately 150 cases each month. In its inaugural month, the facility has successfully handled 100 cases, demonstrating its commitment to delivering efficient and comprehensive care to individuals in need of dialysis services, and making a substantial contribution to fulfilling the community’s healthcare requirements.