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The Americares India Foundation is a public charitable trust registered in 2006 at New Delhi. We provide medical aid in India and in neighboring countries, irrespective of race, creed or political persuasion.

Americares India is a health-focused relief and development organization.

Since inception, Americares India’s work has been characterized by compassion, expertise, quick response and effective aid for the people who need it. 

A World of Opportunity

Since inception, Americares India’s work has been characterized by compassion, expertise, quick response and effective aid for the people who need it. 

We envision a world in which all people have pathways to health and opportunity.

As a deeply collaborative organization, we have built a strong network of local and national partners who aid our efforts in delivering emergency programs, access to medicine, clinical services and community health.

With our partners and donors, we create thoughtful solutions and long-term change in the health behaviours and outcomes in India.

Our History in India

In 2006, Americares India Foundation was registered as a public charitable trust in India. 

With a mission to help communities prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters. Increase access to critical medicine and medical supplies. Improve and expand clinical services. Prevent disease and promote good health in vulnerable communities.

Americares India Foundation accomplishes its mission to help more people live longer healthier lives through five core programmatic initiatives, all targeting health for the underprivileged.

Deliver medical commodity assistance

Respond to emergency medical needs

Ensure Safety of Healthcare Workers

Operate health camps in slums and tribal areas

Run health promotion programs in schools


Mobile Medical Centre (MHC) providing access and continuity of quality primary care.

With on-ground trained staff, increased supply of donated medicines and a strategically located distribution hub, Americares expanded its work in India and today, it is well positioned to serve the surrounding regions of Asia and Africa, as it did when responding to the 2015 Nepal Earthquake.

Over the years, Americares India added many unique programs that addressed the gaps in health care systems and health resource allocation.


Registered Office
A 2/ 78 Safdarjung Enclave
New Delhi 110029

Distribution and Logistics Center
A-13, Gala No 101 to 104 Harihar Corporation
Village Dapoda, Post – Kalher
Taluka – Bhiwandi
District Thane – 421302


Our Board

S. K. Mitra
President & Trustee
Chairman, QSK Advisory Pvt. Ltd.

Vikram Parekh
Trustee & Treasurer
Director, Parekh Integrated Services Pvt. Ltd.

Shripad Desai
Deputy Senior Vice President, Country Team Liaison, Americares

Past Members:

Late Mr. Ranjit Shahani
President Emeritus, OPPI

Anjali Raina
Executive Director, Harvard Business School India Research Centre

Our Management

Chandrashekar V.S.
Country Director

Anirban Mitra
Deputy Country Director

Heena Jain
Associate Director – Finance

Awards and Recognition

•Americares India Foundation received the Indo-American Corporate Excellence Award for being the best NGO in India. The award was given on the 40th Anniversary celebration of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC).

•Americares India received the NGO’s in Healthcare Leadership Award 2019

•Americares India Foundation received the Mahatma Award 2020 India for demonstrating excellence and the highest standard of ethical conduct, integrity, civic and social responsibility.