Kannada Sangha of Sacramento (KSS) selects one charity to support every year from Karnataka, India. The donations from all KSS patrons towards the charity is collected throughout the year and then sent to the selected charity. KSS with support of our community members-initiated charity efforts starting in year 2008. Since then, with the support of Kannada community and extended India community members we were able to support more than 15 non-profit organizations who are supporting various social causes like health, education etc. by contributing a total of $77,500 till date. Refer below for charity specific details.

My Sister’s House
(916) 428-3271

Donate to My Sister’s House

KSS is proudly supporting Support-A-Child that hopes to be the conduit between the well-meaning, generous donors and the truly needy sections of the populace back in India. The donations are used to run schools and hostels, and to provide nutritious food for needy children, in several Indian cities. When a donor sponsors a child, they receive the child’s picture, a short biography and an academic report card. 

YearCharity NameFunds Raised($)Additional Details
2008Mathru Chaya SarvaDharma Anathashrama, Shimoga$1,900
2009Sri Vivekananda Kushtha Seva Samithi, Bijapur$5,381
2010Divya Deepa Charitable Trust, Mysore$4,100
2011OM Ashram, Old age care$4,775
2012Deenabandhu Children’s home$4,100
20131. Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
2. Mathru Chaya Children’s Orphanage
$9,000KSS 10th Anniversary : Mega Charity
2014Nisvartha Foundation$6,112
2015Nisvartha Foundation$6,078
2016Samiksha Foundation$6,639
2017Nightingale Medical Trust$6,800
2018Nightingale Medical Trust: $11000
WeEmbrance: $630
Annapurna: $630
MySisters house: $630
Butte County School Relief: $630
2019Samarthanam- Jnanasindhu Residential School for blind kids$5,000
2020Samarthanam- Jnanasindhu Residential School for blind kids$4,100
2021Rashtrotthana Parishat, Bangalore$7,565In support of COVID-19 Relief Centers in Bangalore
2021Kaliyuva Mane – Divya Deepa Trust, Mysore$7,500Funds will be used to build 1 class room
2022Sahana Charitable Trust for Disabled, Bangalore$6,000Funds will be used to procure technology assets
2022Sacramento Crisis Nursery Goods for domestic use in the nursery
2022FATE.Org Sacramento$1000

KSS requests its community to provide the names of the charities for selection and then selects one of the charities. These donations are tax deductible and KSS will provide the receipts for the same. For more information on charity please contact KSS Charity Team.

In addition, KSS also support local charity efforts primary through charity volunteers.

You can support KSS in it’s charity efforts in variety of ways.

You can also choose Kannada Sangha of Sacramento as a supporting organization while shopping at Shop at and Amazon donate to KSS, at no cost to you.