Founding of the trust
In 1998, the Trustees began working towards the needs of the communities across Western India and creating opportunities for the marginalized. In the decade that followed, the seeds were sown for the Naik Foundation, which was formally registered in 2008.
A New Era
In 2008 the Naik Foundation turned a new leaf as the government of Maharashtra and Gujarat recognized the immense work done and entrusted the Naik Foundation with providing Mid-Day Meals to around 100,000 Children in more than 800 schools across Maharashtra and Gujarat.
Towards the Vision
With a vision of Better Tomorrow, the Foundation has at different levels till date, influenced over 126 million lives and continues to count.
Over the years, Naik Foundation has developed infrastructure with state of the art facilities in Maharashtra and Gujarat which has become one of its core strengths. The infrastructure has not only enabled the foundation to grow manifold but has enabled the Foundation to carry its activities with high standards and quality.
The Naik Foundation operates and maintains several facilities in Maharashtra and Gujarat. These include state of the art centralized kitchens, vocational training and e-learning centers, multi-purpose halls, libraries and meditation centers. Some of the facilities are also equipped to house participants for residential courses.