Purpose of the Organization

The Munshi Bishan Singh Kochhar Foundation (MBSK) was created to provide humanitarian aid for the underprivileged, provide funds to social welfare agencies to benefit the underprivileged, promote education of the underprivileged, including funding of educational grants, promote the study of the religion and religious history of the Sikhs and promote the writing and publication of works which foster or preserve the literature, history, religion and religious practices of the Sikhs.

Specifically, the foundation is involved in:

  • Education of the broader community about the Sikhs.
  • Primary education in impoverished areas of the Punjab, India.
  • Prevention of homelessness in New York City.