Amistad International serves impoverished people at the request of communities around the world. Our objective is to share our knowledge and resources as they are needed and wanted, understanding many cultures are fragile and even in danger of disappearing completely. Our goal is to be in solidarity with developing communities, helping as we are able yet leaving as small a footprint as possible. For more information visit
Buddhas Smile School’s Venner
Buddhas Smile School’s Venner (Friends of Buddhas Smile School) is a Norwegian organization (Organisasjonsnummer i Brønnøysund – Enhetsregisteret is/ Organization number is 992 775 203) based in Etne that continues to support BSS’ activities. Previously, they raised funds to help BSS purchase a school bus and in the last year contributed to the full cost of the daily meals the school provides to its 220 students.
Children of Asia (COA)
Children of Asia (COA) is an international solidarity project, based in both India and Nepal. COA was created six years ago, by students of EUROMED Business School, in Marseille France. COA worked in partnership with Buddha’s Smile School to help finance Pankaj’s Dream Art Classes. In June of 2011, the team went to visit the children of BSS and to help in various projects around the school.
Phillips Family Education Foundation
Phillips Family Education Foundation partners with existing education initiatives implementing practical, local level solutions for underserved populations, primarily in developing countries. Our primary long-term goal for Buddha’s Smile School is stabilization of funding through creation of a dedicated endowment. PFEF, based in Deming, NM, is not affiliated with any religion, political party, or government.
Shadhika is a non-profit, secular, apolitical US foundation whose mission is to assist needy women and children in India by funding select non-profit initiatives there. For more information about us and our projects, please visit