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Bringing hope and development to the lives of the rural poor of South India, since 1988

Salt of the Earth, Registered Charity : 328328

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Salt of the Earth is a charity based in Leicester, that supports rural development projects in Tamil Nadu, India. Through your generous donations, SOTE is able to fund multiple live changing projects across Southern India.

We believe that effective, efficient and sustainable development can only be achieved by working directly with our local partners in India. Every aspect of our project work relies on their local knowledge, expertise and actions.

Over the years, we have funded water generation and purification projects, educational programmes, Health projects, Women’s empowerment programmes, Environmental projects and have supported the set up of hundreds of Women’s Self Help Groups. Your donations are changing lives.

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Read our Blog

Stories, Successes and News related blog posts keep our supporters up to date with recent news from India.

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Discover Our Projects

Read about how our projects are changing the lives of the rural poor in Tamil Nadu.

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Donate

Through sponsorship schemes, ethical gifts and general donations, you can help to support the rural poor in India.

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