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We are an Austin, TX-based charitable, humanitarian and educational organization, which is dedicated to uplifting and empowering the underprivileged.


Happy Holi from India!

   Happy Holi Tender Hearts!!! Lauren, Elena, Tulia and I are so lucky to be in India for the world renowned Festival of Colors! Holi is celebrated on the Phalguna Purnima, (the full moon of the twelfth month of the Hindu calendar) and symbolizes the arrival of spring, and triumph of good

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First Day in India

Namaste Tender Hearts, Today is our first full day in the beautiful country of India!! We’re sitting comfortably in the home of Renu Bali, the founder of the Tender Heart NGO, on a gorgeously rainy day enjoying a breakfast of papaya, bananas, and parathas- a pan-fried flatbread  of paneer and

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We believe that all beings should be free from suffering and pain, and that through service, love and devotion we can truly benefit the greater good. We are on a mission to serve the underserved.


Our vision is of a world where all children are provided with the opportunity for an education, all human beings are able to live and work in peace and freedom, and people of all nations view others with compassion, recognizing the interconnectedness of all life.


Our mission is to serve the underprivileged through education, providing a quality livelihood, and cultivating compassion and humanitarian values in all people so that they may view each other in a spirit of unity.