President and Managing Director
Strategy and Fundraising
Programs & Administrations
Finance and Human Resources
Mr. Sanjay Chinnannavar
Livelihood & Women Empowerment
Shilpa Shetty Kundra
Shilpa Shetty, a well-known celebrity of India runs an NGO called Shilpa Shetty Foundation that focuses on supporting the most needy of the society. When she came across Mahesh Foundation and realised how it was giving a new lease of life to HIV positive children, she offered her support to this noble cause. She is Mahesh Foundation’s goodwill ambassador and has been associated with Mahesh Foundation for the past 6 years.
Shiva Rajkumar is a well-known celebrity in Kannada Film Industry. He has been working in Kannada Film Industry for the past 34 years and has made an exceptional contribution. He has acted in more than 100 films and is a singer also. He is recognized throughout the country, he is a Brand Ambassador of Mahesh Foundation and spreading words about the foundation since he has been associated with us for the past 6 years.
Alok Shetty is a young architect and entrepreneur who is one of TIME magazine’s ‘International next-generation leaders’. Currently, working on artist Raghava KK’s 12-acre artiste’s village in Woodstock, New York. He was featured on the cover of Forbes Asia as part of their ‘30 under 30 young achiever’s list’.
Mr. Vicky Roy, is an award winning documentary photographer. He was once a rag picker in New Delhi streets. He was rehabilitated by Salaam Baalak Trust, Delhi and he mastered photography in Triveni Kala Sangam. “Street Dream” is his famous documentary after that he was selected to document the reconstruction of the World Trade Center in New York.
Chetan Bhosale is serving as an Operations Head of Mahesh Foundation. As an operations professional, he enjoys ensuring that things run smoothly and creates operations strategies.
Content Writing and Documentation
Kartik Deshpande is responsible for creating, improving and maintaining content to achieve organizational goals. Creating and maintaining documentation related to Mahesh Foundation.
Child Care Initiative
Suresh Dhale is in charge of the care home. He ensures care and protection of the children. Planning, supervision, and coordination of all activities. Liaison the concerned departments.
Videography and Documentary
Iranna Hiremath is responsible for the quality and output of visuals at Mahesh Foundation. He is a talented videographer and documentary maker, produces documentaries related to Mahesh Foundation.
Vikram Patil promotes the CSR program and activities. Actively contribute to communicating the compelling organization and corporates and raise awareness of CSR programs.
CSR and Crowdfunding
Ashwini Thakkappagol promotes the organization’s crowdfunding campaign for transformational projects. Also, actively participates in corporate partnership of Mahesh Foundation.
Without the continued support of the partners our journey till date would have been impossible, we deeply thank all of them for making a difference.