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Congratulations Arjun Waney – recognised in 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours

We are pleased to announce our founder Arjun Waney has been awarded an OBE in The Queen's Birthday Honours . The award recognises Arjun's contribution to the global restaurant industry and his extensive philanthropy.

Read More Saturday 9th June
EVENTS

Winning Silver at the Charity Film Awards

Over 65,000 members of the public voted and help get us shortlisted for the Charity Film…

Read More Tuesday 15th May
PROJECTS

Conserving Rwanda's emblematic crowned crane

We are pleased to announce that for the second year, Savitri have committed to…

Read More Thursday 3rd May
PROJECTS

Update from the Andes

A few months after winning her Savitri sponsored  Whitley Award, we caught up with Ximena to…

Read More Friday 26th January
PROJECTS

Why care for people who are dying?

Savitri's Director, Maggie Gardner, reflects on her recent visit to Uttar Pradesh, meeting families…

Read More Monday 27th November
EVENTS

Eye Ball celebrations for World Sight Day

In celebration of World Sight Day on 12 October 2017, we partnered with Coya Mayfair…

Read More Thursday 12th October
EVENTS

Marathon Du Medoc

The Marathon du Medoc - 26 miles of madness, fancy dress and wine tasting...…

Read More Monday 11th September
PROJECTS

A new partnership with Whitley & the Andean Bears

We are keen to increase our support for environmental work beyond India and this…

Read More Wednesday 6th September
PROJECTS

Building an eye hospital in Purnea, Bihar

The Waney family remain passionate about delivering our vision of a cataract free Bihar…

Read More Wednesday 6th September
VOLUNTEERS

See for yourself, a volunteer's perspective.

Earlier this year, we introduced Amish to AJEH, an eye hospital we have been…

Read More Thursday 3rd August
EVENTS

Film Making with RAW LDN

Should we invest in this? Wouldn't it be easier to just film it ourselves?…

Read More Thursday 3rd August
EVENTS

The Arts Club charity partnership

In October, Savitri had the pleasure of being partnered with The Arts Club to raise…

Read More Thursday 3rd August
BLOG

Small Change for Big Change – what a difference £1 makes in Nigeria

Raphael Duntoye, Chef-Patron of London restuarant La Petite Maison is passionate about food, he…

Read More Thursday 3rd August
PROJECTS

Volunteering 6 months at AJEH

Pauline von Galen contacted us in the summer of 2012 with the aim of…

Read More Sunday 24th July
EVENTS

Running for Sight

By now, you will be very familiar with these five faces. The Gobi Boys…

Read More Sunday 24th July
EVENTS

The Arjun Waney Eye Centre Inauguration

The Savitri Waney Charitable Foundation is delighted to partner with the LV Prasad Eye…

Read More Sunday 24th July
EVENTS

Putting the Luxury into Fundraising

It’s always fantastic when people reach out to Savitri and chose to support our…

Read More Thursday 14th July
PROJECTS

Project WHY?

In our recent visit to India, we got the opportunity to visit an inspiration…

Read More Sunday 26th June