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We are a non-profit force dedicated to removing inequity from the world.

Founded in June 2021, Live Equal Foundation is the outcome of a desire to make a lasting impact in the lives of the disadvantaged in India. We are a group of professionals from diverse fields bound together by a shared set of values and a common mission.


Our mission is to work towards removing inequity in the lives of the disadvantaged through strategic focus, impact ideas, empathetic action, and collaboration with like-minded individuals & organisations.
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Our values are what guide us in all our decisions and actions.


Compassion is at the heart of everything we do.

Commitment to our beneficiaries, partners, stakeholders, and employees drives our credibility.

Creativity in thought, design and execution guides us to discover to newer, innovative ways to make a lasting impact.

Collaboration with a universe of like-minded individuals and organisations helps us further the impact and reach of our efforts.

Accountability in our conduct, transactions, and relationships is non-negotiable.


LEF’s founders and advisors bring together a diversity of expertise and experience.
Rahul Jauhari, Founder & Director, Live Equal Foundation

Rahul Jauhari

Founder & Director

Ex-Jt. President & Chief Creative Officer of Rediffusion, one of India’s top ad agencies. Having spent 25 years working across Indian and global brands, Rahul Jauhari is a well-known name in the advertising and marketing industry.  Through Live Equal Foundation, Rahul hopes to use his creative energies in helping the underserved in India.
Chaitali Raizada, Co-founder, Live Equal Foundation

Chaitali Raizada

Co-founder & Director

From an IT professional, Chaitali Raizada, became one of the earliest proponents of healthy baking in Bengaluru. She holds an MBA in International Business & Domestic Marketing from Symbiosis, Pune and runs Taantraa Sustainable Living in Bengaluru. Chaitali is a founding member of Live Equal Foundation.
Sweekruthi K, Program Director, Live Equal Foundation

Sweekruthi K

Program Director

Sweekruthi K comes with rich experience in designing and executing program strategies with Teach for India. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Christ University, Bangalore and a master’s degree in International Management from Louvain School of Management, Belgium and Università Bocconi, Italy. She also holds a master’s degree in Science (Management) from the National University of Singapore.
Debalina Chaudhuri, Advisor Digital Strategy, Live Equal Foundation

Debalina Chaudhuri

Advisor (Digital Strategy)

With 15 years of expertise in Inbound and Outbound Strategy, Content Strategy and Business Development, Debalina Chaudhuri, aka Debbie, helps the Live Equal Foundation team navigate the new world. She is currently CEO of TAP Digital and lives in Pune.
Anisha Kalyani, Advisor Fundraising & Outreach for Live Equal Foundation.

Anisha Kalyani

Advisor, Fundraising & Outreach

Director, producer, writer and social activist, Anisha Kalyani brings irrepressible infectious energy to the team. Her love for travel and storytelling is matched only by her willingness to give her life to a cause.
Amrish Thakker, Advisor Finance for Live Equal Foundation

Amrish Thakker

Advisor Finance

An experienced finance professional with over 10 years of track record in providing financial services, Amrish Thakker has expertise in Taxation, Accountancy, Auditing, and Fund Accounting. Amrish runs his own Chartered Accountancy firm out of Mumbai.
Daniel Raghu, Advisor Content, Design & Development, Live Equal Foundation

Daniel Raghu

Advisor Content, Design & Development

Daniel Raghu is an artist by design, content creator at heart and storyteller by passion. Besides this he juggles his time between UX design, development and branding and works with clients in India and abroad. He also assists organisations that empower individuals and organisations across the world to engage with social inclusion in a meaningful way.

Industry Certifications

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Legal & Financial

Live Equal Foundation For Philanthropy is a registered non-profit under Section 8 of the Indian Companies Act, 2013. The foundation is funded by the founders and supportive members of the society.

Audited financial statements are prepared annually and will be posted as they become available.


M/s. Charles & Chandrasekar
Chartered Accountants
No: 6, Dhanammal Street, Spurtank Road, Chetpet,
Chennai – 600 031, Tamil Nadu, India.
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