International, Foreign Affairs, and National Security

BAPS Charities

  • Piscataway, NJ
  • www.bapscharities.org

This organization has not appeared on the IRS Business Master File in a number of months. It may have merged with another organization or ceased operations.

Mission Statement

BAPS Charities aims to... Serve individuals, families, and communities in need around the world, irrespective of class, race, gender and religion, by supporting: ? High quality, low-cost health care through well-staffed hospitals, clinics dispensaries and medical awareness programs ? Sustainable educational institutions providing a rigorous education ? Immediate relief and ongoing assistance to survivors of natural disasters ? The protection of our natural resources by utilizing innovative solutions that promote the responsible use of Earth?s resources ? Socioeconomic development initiatives with severely deprived families in remote regions of India

ruling year

2000

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Mr Nilkanth Patel

Keywords

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disaster relief, health care, educational, environmental, community, humanitarian, 501(c)(3), non- profit, non-religious, medical, tsunami, earthquake, healthcare

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EIN

77-0533155

Also Known As

BAPS Charities

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

International Relief (Q33)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

Public Health Program (E70)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

BAPS Charities mission is to serve needy individuals, families and communities throughout the world. Drawing on our diverse resources, broad reach and vast experience, we endeavor to provide both emergency care and long-term solutions in the areas of health, education, the environment, community development, tribal uplift, and disaster relief. Led by our volunteer corps, BAPS Care International strives to: --- provide inexpensive, even free, health care through the creation of well-staffed hospitals, clinics, dispensaries and awareness outreach programs --- build self-supporting educational institutes and help sustain existing educational programs to provide quality, value-based education for children --- protect our natural resources by creating innovative sustainable solutions that promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources --- empower underprivileged girls and young women with education and skills to raise sound families and in turn strengthen and stabilize their local communities --- invest in the future of needy children and youths by inspiring learning, self-reliance, family respect, social responsibility, and moral integrity --- assist and advance the most deprived members of our society living in tribal regions with access to basic health care, education, and social and economic amenities --- provide immediate relief support to survivors of natural disasters and remain in service until the affected communities are rehabilitated and self-reliant

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BAPS CHARITIES
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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BAPS Charities

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Principal Officer

Mr Nilkanth Patel

Governance

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