Dedicated to the service of mankind!


The Sitaram Jindal Foundation (SJF), formerly known as S J Jindal Trust, established in 1969 is a charitable organization with the humanitarian objective of serving the poor and downtrodden in various fields. True to the inspiring ideals and values of its Chief Architect & Patron, Dr. Sitaram Jindal, the Foundation has been promoting and providing basic needs of the people across various sections of the society in different fields including education, healthcare and rural development without discrimination of caste and creed. The foundation has setup several schools, colleges, hospitals and constructed many pathshalas (rural schools) apart from initiating and running many welfare schemes and vocational courses for the benefit of the poor and deprived. Besides awarding scholarships to more than 12000 students  each year, the Foundation has been extending financial support to more than 500 charitable institutions annually to sustain their activities for over 46 years now.

The Foundation is an independent entity and has no political, religious or commercial affiliation. It serves humanity irrespective of caste, creed, colour or religion. It does not take any financial help from government or other agencies.

The Foundation and its associate trusts/societies carry on the following charitable activities:

  1. Jindal Naturecure Institute (formerly INYS), Bangalore
  2. Jindal Public School, Bangalore
  3. Jindal Pre-University College, Bangalore
  4. Jindal Degree College for Women, Bangalore
  5. Jindal Prize ( 5 prizes of Rs One Crore Each  awarded anually) in various categories towards social upliftment.
  6. S.R.Jindal Prize for Crusade against Corruption and Rural Development and Poverty Alleviation
    (Prizes  worth Rs. 2.25 crore awarded annually)
  7. P.G College for Naturopathy and Yoga, Bangalore
  8. Mahila Arts and Crafts Charitable Institute, Bangalore
  9. Built Six Institutions including Schools, ITI's & hospitals at Village Nalwa, Haryana
  10. Sawan Public School (residential), New Delhi
  11. Jindal Rural Charitable Hospital (formerly Manav Charitable Hospital), Bangalore
  12. Jindal Charitable Hospital, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore
  13. Mobile Dispensaries (5 nos.) for rural areas, Bangalore
  14. Manav Sewa Charitable Polyclinic, Delhi
  15. Adoption and completion of 100 villages in Karnataka
  16. Donations given to about 500 charitable organizations round the year
  17. Scholarships to more than 12000 students around the year.
  18. Books donated under Book Bank Scheme to numerous Colleges
  19. Gold Medals at Universities and Colleges
  20. Sushruta Trauma Centre, Delhi. The Foundation donated this huge hospital at Civil Lines, Delhi to the Govt. of NCR Delhi
  21. Health Education Centre, Bangalore
The Foundation has been discharging its social responsibilities towards the Society by providing funds and facilities to other organizations thereby promoting philanthropy. While spending money on charitable activity, it is ensured that not a single paisa is wasted, proper verification and cross checks are made before and after giving scholarships, donations etc. to ensure that financial assistance given is properly utilized.