John L Bissell Foundation

Bhadrajun Artisans Trust is committed to supporting the JLB Foundation as they too work for promoting education, employment enhancing vocation skills among children, especially girls in the rural areas. 

The JLB Foundation is a registered charity and has a registered office at N-19 Panchsheel Park, New Delhi 110017 India. The Trustees are:
Mrs Bimla Nanda Bissell
Ms Bharti Sharma
Ms Shobita Punja
Ms Lovleen Tandon

The key objectives of the Foundation are:
1. To help the needy, poor and to grant financial relief, assistance and/or to provide relief to the aged, needy, destititute, orphans, widows and aged persons in case of emergency of all kinds, including all kinds of medical relief and to support Non Government Organisations providing such services without any discrimination on the basis of caste, creed, colour, religion and sex.
2. To provide education and Scholarships to the needy and/or bright students/persons who do not have financial means and abilities but have a desire to study and acquire academic or professional qualifications and to render other kinds of and to students and others including supply of books, stipend, awards, and other incentives to study without any discrimination on the basis of caste, creed, colour or sex.
3. To provide to needy individuals, need based assistance, in times of family crises like untimely death, make provision on individual basis for income generation and support, help and assist in matters involving Marriage and allied expenes, and to assist in meeting cremation/burial expenses.
4. To encourage and help the Artisans and craftsmen to excel in design, leadership and research; to provide financial and other assistance to enhance and strengthen the handbook and handicraft industry.

Story of The Fabindia School by Bharti Rao