About us

The Yorkshire Indian Society is the fundraising arm of the Yorkshire Indian Society Charitable Trust Reg No. 1162555

The committee is formed by 20 members who are ably led by our

President: Dr Joji Joseph
Secretary: Mr Ram Venkatesh
Treasurer: Dr Harun Gupta
Immediate Past President: Mr Atul Tyagi

Committee members who assist the executives are

Mrs Kumarie Alexander & Dr MS Alexander
Mrs Poonam Trehan & Mr Ashwini Trehan
Mrs Preeti Tyagi
Mrs Madhu Nagar & Dr Mahesh Nagar
Dr Manisha Singh & Dr Rajeeva Singh
Mrs Manisha Patel & Prof Mahendra Patel
Dr Varinder Singh & Dr Amarjeet Singh
Dr Dimple Vyas
Dr Olivia Gupta & Dr Harun Gupta
Mrs Rakhee Goel & Mr Sid Goel
Mrs Vidya Venkatesh
Mrs Anuradha Das & Mr Raj Das
Associate Members Mrs Sonali Jain & Mr Sachin Jain

Previous Charities Supported

Each Year we have supported Lord Mayors Charity, Leeds and a nominated charity in India
2019 - Scotty’s Little Soldiers, St Gemma’s Hospice (Yorkshire), Paediatric Cardiac Surgery at the Amrita Hospitals and Project Nanhi Kali
2018 - Pragathi & Uma Edu & Tech Society & the Bridgewood Trust Huddersfield
2017 - Jago Foundation & Wakefield Hospice
2016 - Jagori Grameen
2015 - Shelter Don Bosco & Apnalaya
2014 - Katha, India
2013 - Mumbai Mobile Creches, Mumbai India & Chintan International Trust UK for Uttarakhand Flood relief in India
2012 - RK Mission Led-Help The Aged, Varanasi, India and Ramakrishna Vivekananda Mission, Bolton
2011 - Udyan care, Kolkata
2010 - St Joseph Hospice for the Dying Destitute, Tamilnadu
2009- Action Aid UK lead India Priority Project and Chitrakoot UK project
2008- Saraswati Vidyalya: promoting literacy in rural India
2007- Umang, supporting patients suffering from progressive neurological diseases
2006- The Railway Children, Mumbai
2005- Special Needs Children, Chattisgarh