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Kerala Iyers Trust

What is Kerala Iyers Trust ? 

KIT is a 100% volunteer run initiative aimed at providing financial support to members of the community who are struggling to meet needs in: 

  1. Education, 
  2. Medical Treatment, and 
  3. Sustenance to elderly destitute persons. 

Established in 2001-02, KIT is registered under Charitable Trust Act (1950) in India. KIT has ZERO Expenses - 100% of the funds go to beneficiaries, who are vetted by a thorough process by independent Volunteers. KIT started in 2001, as part of the Pattars yahoogroups, has now adapted with time – operates faster through WhatsApp and Facebook.

How does KIT work ? 

An appeal can be sent to We further encourage all appeals to be mailed to the KIT address mentioned below, alongwith supporting documents & Aadhar card copy. 

  • Step 1: On receipt of an appeal, KIT managing team reaches out to the volunteers living near the location of the intended beneficiary. 
  • Step 2: The volunteer visits the family to personally assess and gather first-hand information. Based on the visit, the volunteer provides a detailed Field Visit Report to KIT. 
  • Step 3: The appeal & the report are assessed by the 5-member KIT Executive Committee to decide whether to support and the quantum. 
  • Step 4: The decision is shared with the KIT Donor group and any willing person can contribute to any of the approved cases. KIT has a bank account with Bank of Baroda, per details given below. 
  • Step 5: Conforming to the law, KIT keeps a record of all the donations, donors, and the beneficiaries. 
  • Step 6. KIT accounts are audited annually by a CA and submitted to Charitable Trusts Commissioner. 

Donors to KIT can claim Income Tax exemption in India, under Section 80G.

KIT is run by like-minded individuals intending to catalyze a socio-economic change in our community.

Kerala Iyers Trust, 

431, 12th Cross, E-Main, Ideal Homes, Raja Rajeswari Nagar, Bangalore 560098 

E-mail: | WhatsApp (no calls): +91 96066 02696

Bank Account Name: Kerala Iyers Trust 

Savings Account: 24140100004015

IFSC Code: BARB0RAJBAN (Fifth character is a ZERO and not an O) 

Bank of Baroda, Raja Rajeshwari Nagar Branch, 874, 2nd cross, 9th main, 4th stage, Bangalore 560098

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Kerala Iyers Trust aims to catalyze socio-economic change in India by providing assistance in the spheres of education, health and welfare of underprivileged section of the society. The current focus area of the Organization is the needy among the Kerala Iyers. We urge you to involve yourself in the activities of the Trust and reach out to your brethren. Let us together do our duty to the society. We are looking for volunteers who are willing to be the representatives of Kerala Iyers Trust in their local areas. Learn more about KIT.