Samiksha Foundation is a Creative Learning Initiative for children with cancer and their caregivers. It operates 6 Learning Centers in Bengaluru, India ! 4 in person and 2 remote learning, along with Continuing the Samiksha Scholarships Program for Young cancer survivors!

Indira Gandhi Institute for Child Health: SFLC@IGICH.

Commenced 21 April 2022, Running with about 25 children and siblings and extended support given to Thalassemia affected children everyday

Kapur Ward, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology (SFLC@KMIO)

Since 2009, we have been running a Learning Centre at the Kapur pediatric Oncology Ward of Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru, This is now a remote learning facility focussing on the young cancer survivors of our first programs here.

Sri Shankara Hospital and Cancer Research Center (SFLC@SSHCRC)

Commenced in 20 May 2022

Laxmi Home Care Center- part of SSCHRC -14 May 2022

Our reach at these 2 centers is about 40 children 25 siblings and 40 caregivers

Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre, Narayana Health (SFLC@MSCC-NH)

Since April 2019, we have been running a Learning Centre at Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre, Narayana Health City, Dommasandra, Bengaluru, with 35 to 40 inpatients, and day-care children being supported at any given month, along with 30 caregivers attending. Annually, around 600 children are beneficiaries of the program.

This is now a remote learning facility.

St.Johns Hospital - Unit of Hope

This facility was launched on 12th January 2024. It is fully functional now with 2 full time and 2 part time teachers dedicated to over 20 children each week at this facility. ( SFLC@St.Johns)

About the Trust

“Samiksha Foundation - Caring for Children with Cancer Trust” is a registered trust under the Indian Trusts Act, 1881, document no. BNG(U)-BMH 237 2009-2010.

Registered under Section 12A of the Income Tax Act, 1961, with certificate no. DIT(E)BLR/12A/S-2338/AAJTS8922L/ITO(E)-3/Vol 2012-2013, dated 10/04/2012.

Donations made to the Samiksha Foundation are deductible under Section 80G(2)(a)(iv) r.w.s. 80G(5)(vi) of the Income Tax Act, 1961

Registered under Section 11(1) of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010

MCA1 registered NGO for CSR activities in March 2022


Our Vision and Belief


Trust Information


Founder's Statement


Areas of Action


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