Sneha Trust works for the upliftment of people limited by a low status in society, women empowerment and skill development and have reached over 960 beneficiaries in Kolar, Karnataka.


Sneha Trust (R)

We mainly focus on the betterment of a child and its education which leads to a tomorrow's society.

Sneha Trust is a non-profit making, non-political and secular social service organization came in to address the social, educational, economical ,environmental and health problems of the downtrodden and disadvantaged communities in Karnataka.Currently, we are focusing on several key objectives like promoting employable skills and vocational skills development among disadvantaged youths belong to minority communities, empowerment of women, health and hygiene education, natural resource management, decentralization of powers like Panchayath Raj, child labor eradication, legal literacy, income generation activities, community organization, environmental protection activities in Kolar district.


An equitable management of human and natural resources with a major focus on women and child development initiatives with natural resource management.


To provide support, build capacity and integrate individuals into mainstream society who have traditionally been suppressed in personal, social, economic and political domains.






Mrs. Leelavathi is the founder of Sneha Trust. She has experience of 31 years in the rural development sector. She has undergone trainings at state, national level on Societal analysis, Reproductive and Child Health, Health and Nutrition, Women empowerment organized by renowned organizations like SEARCH, Population foundation of India, SELF etc. She worked in different capacities in well known organizations such as Sunanda, Walk-wide, Kolar Milk producers Federation. She is a good artist and plays many street plays on Women empowerment, women education, Health education, Child marriage, importance of franchise votes etc. Mrs.Leelavathi served as Gramapanchayath member for 2015-2020 period.


V. Narayana Swamy


Mr. Narayana Swamy is the Secretary of Sneha Trust. He is qualified in B.A. He has 33 years of experience in the development field. He undergone various training's on Street theater, Non-formal education, societal analysis, Gender sensitization, RCH, ToT on Panchayath raj, SHG concept and bank linkages, TTP etc organized by well known Institution like IYD, MYRADA, NABARD, ICRA and RSETI, Dharmastala .He started SNEHA trust with likeminded friends with an objective to serve the vulnerable group of the society.He provided his services to Agriculture department, CIDOK, DIC, Dist Social welfare department as resource person.


N. Krishinamurthy


N.Krishna Murthy is the Director of Sneha Trust. He completed his Master degree in social work, and served as training officer in Sujala water shed program, as manager in community health scheme, Team leader in Integrated watershed program, social auditor –Kolar taluk panchayth and Trainer in Rural self employment training center.


M.N Raghuram


Mr. M. L. Raghuram was completed B.Ed, M.A (MSW) .And he's working experience block level co-ordinator in BMSSS Bangalore (CAPART) project, high school teacher in Presidency high school and new generation English medium high school kolar


Nayana Hunasanahalli

Women's Coordinator

Ms.Nayana completed B.A ,B.Ed. And she is working in Ashakirana Dropout Children School.


Mahesh Kumar


Mr. H.A Mahesh Kumar is the Director of Sneha Trust. He completed his BBM and and worked in various projects in renowned organizations like MYRADA, IYD and SLSGAS and Dhan foundation. He served as field officer in Savayava Bhagya Yojane in agriculture Department.




She is Primary School teacher and she is interested in Social work.She is the Director of Sneha Trust


Kolar district stands first in having the maximum number of irrigation tanks in Karnataka,their dependability for irrigation again depends upon rainfall conditions. Because most of the tanks are filled with silt and main channels were encroached or filled with sand. In this situation Sneha Trust supports the Agriculture Department under Integrated watershed development scheme initiated the program in 60 villages of Kamasamudram village of Bangarpet Taluk of Kolar District. This initiative was started with field survey in the area to analyze the situation of the project area. Based on the output of analysis we planned the activities.

 According to plan of action we organized training to farmers, women groups and provided knowledge support to these groups through 3 training's on water management, project concept-integrated watershed, ground water recharge etc., experts from the various departments viz Agriculture, Horticulture, fishery were involved for imparting the training on various topics. 
  Then construction works were started by building Check dams,loose boulders, developing grass beds etc through community participation at cost of Rs,60,000/ per acre of land.



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Account Number: 520101196041852


Branch: Kolar

IFSC Code: UBI0900800

All donations are eligible for tax savings under 80G.




Moorandahalli Village, Arahalli Post, Kolar Taluk, Kolar District, Karnataka.